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South Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Shopian

Shopian encounter: Three unidentified militants killed, search operation on
South Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Shopian

Srinagar, March 13:Encounter has started between militants and in the Rawalpora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday.

Reports said that a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon and search operation in Rawalpora.

As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight.

A senior police officer also confirmed to mews agency about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.

As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.


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South Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Shopian