SRINAGAR: A nocturnal gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Chingam area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday.
Reports said that a joint team of Army, CRPF and Police launched a cordon and search operation in Chingam area of Kulgam after having credible inputs about the presence of some militants in the area.
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As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon forces triggering an encounter.
When last reports came intermittent firing was going on.