A militant has been killed and an army soldier was injured in an ongoing gunfight between militants and government forces in Adkhara area of Imam Sahib in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday morning.
An official said that one militant has been killed and operation is still in progress as there could be more militants present.
He said during the exchange of fire one army man was also injured and was shifted to army base hospital for treatment.
The encounter began after a joint team of forces launched cordon and search operation in the area.
Till this report was being filed exchange of firing was going on.
Meanwhile, mobile internet service was suspended in south Kashmir districts.