No militant body visible yet: Top police official
Budgam, Oct 16: Firing has stopped at the Chadoora, Budgam encounter site while as search operation is and that no militant body has been retrieved yet, top police official told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) Friday.
He said firing has stopped from both sides. “Search operation is on. But no militant body has been retrieved or found yet,” the official said.
Earlier, a gunfight raged after police, army’s 53 RR and 181 bn CRPF launched a cordon on the specific input about presence of one to two militants in an open field. “The militants were cornered from all sides and an encounter broke out,” officials said.