Srinagar, August 30, KDC: Encounter broke out between militants and government forces in Nagbal area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday.
Reports reaching KDC that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in Nagbal.
As the joint team of forces approached towards 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.(KDC)