Sopore: A gunfight rages be between militants and government forces in Reban village of Sopore belt in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday morning.
“Encounter has started at Rebban area of #Sopore. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) July 11, 2020
Official sources said that a team of government forces including Army’s 22-RR, SOG and CRPF, 92 BTN, Baramulla QRT and Police cordoned off the Reban village.
As the forces intensified the searches, the hiding militants in the area opened fire, leading to a gun fight which was going on when last reports came in.