Srinagar: A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Sirhama area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Thursday.
As per reports, the encounter was triggered after Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in the area.
“Encounter has started at Sirhama area of Anantnag. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
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Sources said that two to three militants are believed to be trapped at the spot.