Srinagar: A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Shalgul forest in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Wednesday, GNS reported.
Reports suggest a joint team of J&K Police, Army’s 3RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Shalgul forest.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed the exchange of fire.
As per sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped. (GNS)