Gunfight Underway In South Kashmir’s Shopian

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Srinagar-  A gunfight is underway between state forces and militants in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday.

State forces launched a cordon and search operation in Reban area of Shopian in South Kashmir this morning after receiving specific information about the presence of militants in the area, a police official said.

He said the search operation turned into a gunfight after militants fired upon a search party of the forces, who retaliated.

The exchange of fire is underway and further details are awaited.

 

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