Fresh firing resumes at Teliyan Mohalla of Arampora area in north Kashmir’s Sopore town after a long lull.
As per sources, firing was stopped in order to allow safe passage of civilians around the suspected spot were trapped militants were hiding. After successfully evacuating the civilian gunfight resumed between militants and government forces.
Earlier SSP Sopore Javiad Iqbal said that a brief exchange of firing occurred between militants and government forces after contact was established, he further said that firing has stopped right now but tight cordoned is still intact.
Meanwhile, Mobile internet and class work in all educational institutions have been suspended in Sopore for precautionary measures. (GNS)