Kulgam, Jul 25: A gunfight has been broke out between militants and security forces at Munand village of Yaripora area in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday morning, police sources said.
Police sources told news agency— (KNO), that a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation after “specific inputs” about presence of militants in Munand Yaripora.
“As the security forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated, triggering an encounter. Exchange of fire is going on, ” they said.
“#Encounter has started at Munand area of #Kugam. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow.
@JmuKmrPolice” ” Kashmir Zone Police tweeted