gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Hokarsar – HMT area in Srinagar outskirts on Tuesday evening.
An official said the encounter was triggered after Army’s Special Operations Group (SOG) and CRPF launched a search operation in the area after specific inputs about presence of militants there.
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The heavy firing was going on from both sides when this report was being filed. However, there was no immediate report of any causality on either side.