militants and armed forces personnel in Wahibug area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.gunfight has started between
Official sources said that a joint team of Police, Army’s RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Wahibug.
“Encounter has started at Wahibug area of Pulwama. Police & Security Forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) October 15, 2021
As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, ensuing a gunfight.
Sources added that exchange of gunfire between the joint team and the militants is underway.