Gunfight rages between militants and government forces in Yarwan area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday afternoon.
Reports said that a joint team of Army’s 23 Para, 44RR, SOG and CRPF launched cordon and search operation on Yarwan forests.
A senior police officer also told news agency GNS that contact has been established with the hiding militants.
As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.
More details are awaited.