SRINAGAR: A gunfight broke out between militants and counter insurgent forces in Surankote area in district Poonch on Tuesday.
Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in Surankote sector of Poonch, Jammu & Kashmir
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Reports said that a joint team of Army, CRPF and Police launched a cordon and search operation in Surankote area after having credible inputs about the presence of some militants in the area.
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.