Anantnag, Oct 25: A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Arwani area of south Kashmir’s Bijbhera.
An official said a Joint team of Army, Special Operations Group (SOG) and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) launched a cordon-and-search-operation after “specific inputs” about the presence of militants in Arwani area.
Sources said 2-3 Local Militants from South Kashmir are believed to be trapped in a residential house in Nai Basti arwani.
Meanwhile youth hit the streets when the Anti Militancy operation was launched and threw stones on troops.
“Exchange of fire reported from Arwani Anantnag. Security forces on Job.
More details to follow,”