South Kashmir: Gunfight rages in Shopian
Srinagar, February 19:(GNS) An Encounter broke out between militants and government forces in Chermarg, Zainapora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday.
Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in Chermarg.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed to GNS about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.(GNS)