Srinagar, May 04, KDC: An intense gun battle broke out between militants and security forces in Nathipora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday afternoon.
Reports reaching KDC that a joint team of SOG, Army’s 22 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Nathipora.
As the joint team of forces encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed to KDC about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.
As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. (KDC)