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Encounter starts in Baramulla, police and army on job

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BARAMULLA: An encounter has started between security forces and militants in Pariswani area North kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday, officials said.

The officials told that the encounter broke out shortly after joint security forces including army, CRPF and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police cordoned off the area following inputs about the presence of militants there.

When reports last came, firing was going on from both sides, however, there was no casualty on either side so far. Besides the number of trapped militants and their affiliation was not immediately known.

While confirming the encounter, kashmir police zone in a tweet tweet said #Encounter has started at Pariswani area of #Baramulla. BudgamPolice and Army on job. Further details shall follow. (KNO)

 

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