Two insurgents have died in a brief gunfight with government forces in warporv village where they were believed to be present in Handwor town of Kupwara district in north Kashmir.
Forces had cordoned off the area after a tip-off. Insurgents opened fire on the forces as they surrounded the village where they were hiding.
Police sources said that the duo belongs to Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit and are foreign nationals.
More details awaited.