Unknown gunmen on Thursday evening attacked an army patrolling party in Ahgam area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
As per reports, gunmen opened fire on army’s 44 Rashtriya Rifles deployed in Ahgam, around 8:30 pm.
The forces retaliated by firing, resulting in a brief exchange of fire. However, no loss of life or injury was reported from either side, reports added.
Following the attack, forces personnel comprising Jammu and Kashmir police, army’s Rashtriya Rifles and CRPF rushed to the spot and conducted searches to nab the attackers.