SRINAGAR: A gunfight broke out between militants and counterinsurgent forces in Mirhama area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday late night.
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Reports said that a joint team of Army, CRPF and Police launched a cordon and search operation in Mirhama area of Kulgam after having credible inputs about the presence of some militants in the area.
This is the second gunfight in the south Kashmir today.
As the joint team of Army, Police and CRPF approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon forces triggering an encounter.
When last reports came intermittent firing was going on.