Srinagar: Gunfight breaks out between militants and goverment forces in Kapran-Verinag forests of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday.
Official sources told Good Morning Kashmir that, a joint team of Police, Army’s 02 Para , CRPF and police launched cordon search operation in Verinag forests of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday.
“Encounter has started in the forest area of Verinag-Kapran area of Anantnag. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
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As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, triggering an encounter.
Meanwhile authorities suspended internet services in area as a precautionary measure in wake of this encounter.