Srinagar, July 17: A gunfight breaks out between militants and government forces in Nagnad Chimmet area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Friday morning.
According to the reports reaching GNS, a joint team of Police, Army’s 09 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Nagnad Chimmer .
As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.
A senior police officer confirmed to GNS the exchange of fire between the joint team and the militants. As per the sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped.
Pertinently this year 130 militants have been killed so far in the Valley.