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Encounter break outs in Sopore


SRINAGAR: A fierce encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Bomai area of Sopore in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday.

Reports said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 22RR, and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Bomai.

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 the exchange of firing between militants and security forces. As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. (GNS)


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