Encounter rages in Shopian village

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By GNS on 18/11/2018.

Srinagar, November 18:  A gunfight broke out between militants and goverment forces in Rebon area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district

Reports reaching GNS said that a joint team of Army, CRPF and SOG cordoned off Rebon area after getting specific information about presence of some militants in the area.

As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon goverment forces triggering an encounter.

Officials sources told GNS that contact has been established with the hiding militants and exchange of firing is going on.

As per sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.

Till this report was filed intermittent firing was going on.