SRINAGAR — Gunfight has started between militants and government forces in Sidiq-Khan area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday.
Reports said that a joint team of police, army’s 34RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Sidiq-Khan.
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 between militants and government forces.
As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.