Two militants were killed in an encounter in the Nathi Pora area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir early Thursday morning. An Army official said operations are still continuing in the area. The militants were reportedly holed up in a house in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. According to PTI, security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district at around 3:30 am after receiving information about the presence of militants there, a police official said. The militants reportedly opened fire on the forces triggering the gun-battle.