Srinagar: An army person was injured during the gunfight that broke out between militants and Goverment forces in Samboora – Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
A senior Police officer said that one army soldier has been injured in ongoing operation in Samboora. The injured soldier has been shifted to 92 Base hospital for further treatment, the officer said.
“One unidentified militant has also been killed in an ongoing gunfight,” the official said.
Earlier, a joint team of Police and army’s 50- RR launched a cordon and search operation in Samboora on a specific information. As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, triggering off an gunfight.