Srinagar, April 04: A gunfight broke out between militant and government forces in Hardmanguri area of Khur Batpora of South Kashmir’s Kulgam District on early Saturday morning.
Reports reaching GNS said that a joint team of 34RR and Police Kulgam launched a cordon and search operation in a orchard of Hardmanguri Batapora after having specific information about presence of some militants in the area.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces triggering an encounter.
A senior Police officer also confirmed about encounter. As per the sources two to four militants are believed to be trapped. More details will follow.