Srinagar, July 12
An encounter broke out between militants and safety forces in Sopore space of Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday, police stated.
Security personnel launched a cordon and search operation round midnight within the Reban space of Sopore city following info on presence of militants, a police official stated.
He stated the search operation changed into an encounter round 4.00 am on Sunday when the hiding militants opened firing on the safety forces, who retaliated. No casualties have been reported to this point, he stated. —PTI