Jammu and Kashmir

Gunfight Breaks out in Kupwara

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces at Machil area of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday.

An official told Kashmir Scroll that a joint team of RR, Police and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated and an encounter started.

Meanwhile, As per sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped in the area.

However Kashmir Zone Police in a tweet said Encounter going on near Pichnad Machil area of Kupwara district. Army and Kupwara police on job. Further details shall follow,”

KS Webdesk

Kashmir Scroll is a news agency based in Jammu and Kashmir, at Kashmir Scroll every report is based on truth.

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