Srinagar: A fierce gunfight is underway in Shalgul forests in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Wednesday.
Quoting unnamed official sources, GNS reported that there was some confusion regarding the killing of militants, however, the officials say that four militants are likely to be trapped inside the encounter site.
The gunfight is still going on and might take sometime as it’s deep forest, officials said.
Earlier, a joint team of Police and Army’s 3RR launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Shalgul forest.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an encounter. (GNS)