SRINAGAR: A fierce gunfight is underway between militants and security forces in Samboora area of Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday.
As per the reports received, a joint team of Police, Army’s 50RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Samboora after receiving specific information.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the party, triggering off an encounter.
Till this report was being filed, the intermittent firing was going on.(GNS)