Srinagar: Authorities on Friday have suspended internet services in Baramulla district due to the security reasons.
The services were snapped soon after the gunfight between militants and government forces started in Palhalan Village of Baramulla district.
The encounter started on Friday morning after the government forces launched a cordon and search operation in Tantraypora Palhalan village of district Baramulla after receiving specific intelligence inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
Reports said the search operation turned into an encounter as the government forces were fired upon by the militants.
Reportedly two militants are believed to be trapped the area.