The Lead The Newsfeed

Encounter breaks out in Badigam Shopian: Police

File Picture

SRINAGAR: An encounter has broke out between militants and security forces in Badigam village of Zainapora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thursday.

An official told that a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area. He said that as the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, militants fired upon them which was retaliated triggering an encounter.

As per the sources two to four militants are believed to be trapped in the area—(KNO) More details awaited

 

The Dispatch is present across a number of social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for exciting videos; join us on Facebook, Intagram and Twitter for quick updates and discussions. We are also available on the Telegram. Follow us on Pinterest for thousands of pictures and graphics. We care to respond to text messages on WhatsApp at 8082480136 [No calls accepted]. To contribute an article or pitch a story idea, write to us at [email protected] |Click to know more about The Dispatch, our standards and policies