A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Wanpora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday.
Reports said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 01RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Wanpora.
As the joint team approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.
More details are awaited.