A second gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Gopalpora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday.
Sources told the news agency Kashmir Dot Com that a joint team of Army’s 9RR, CRPF and Police launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Gopalpora village of Kulgam. “The contact was established with the hiding militants after forces cordoned off the area,” they said.
The number of militants trapped in the area was not immediately known, however official said more reinforcement have been sent to the sport and all entry and exits points have been sealed.
Earlier encounter broke out in pombai area of the same district. (KDC)