Gunfight breaks out in Shopian village

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By Fast Kashmir on 02/05/2018.

Gunfight breaks out in Shopian village

 

Srinagar, May 02: A gunfight broke out in Terkiwangam area of Shopian in south Kashmir on Wednesday, police said.

Official sources told GNS that a joint team of army and SOG cordoned off Terkiwangam village following specific information about the presence of some militants in the area.

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As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot amid firing some warning shots, the militants, hiding in the area, opened fire, triggering off a gunfight.

A police officer told GNS that the contact has been established with a group of militants.

“The operation is going on in the area,” he said. (GNS)