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Gunfight breaks out in Kulgam

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Srinagar: Gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Khur Hanjipora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday.

Reports said that a joint team of Police, army’s 34 RR and CRPF launched cordon search operation in Hanjipora.


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

A senior police officer also confirmed about the exchange of firing between forces and militants. As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.(GNS)