Kulgam: Gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Chinigam Kala Drang village of Yaripora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday night.
Kashmir News Observer reported that a joint team of Police, army’s Ist RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
Quoting unnamed officials, Kashmir News Observer reported that as the joint teams of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retaliated, triggering an encounter.
As per the sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped in the area. KNO