SRINAGAR: A militant has been captured alive in the ongoing operation at Chadoora area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district, officials said Friday.
They said that a militant (identity withheld) has been caught alive in the ongoing operation at Chadoora area of Budgam. “The search operation over, ” he told news agency KNO.
Earlier, the official had said that firing has stopped from both sides while searches were on. Earlier, a gunfight raged after police, army’s 53 RR and 181 bn CRPF launched a cordon on the specific input about the presence of one to two militants in an open field.
“The militants were cornered from all sides and an encounter broke out,” officials said.