Srinagar, August 12: Gunfight rages in Deyarwani area of Batamalo in Srinagar district between militants and security forces.
Reports reaching GNS said that a joint team of Police and CRPF on specific information about presence of some militants cordoned off Batamalo.
While the cordon was laid around the targeted house the hiding militants fired upon security forces triggering an encounter.
As per reports one policeman was said to be critically injured in initial gunfire. The latest report says that exchange of firing has stopped from both sides and searches going on. More details to come.(GNS)