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Gunfight breaks out in Srinagar

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Srinagar: Gunfight breaks out between militants and forces in Malbagh area of Srinagar district on Thrusday evening.

A joint team of Police and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Malbagh.


As the joint team approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.

A senior Police officer also confirmed that about the exchange of firing between militants and forces in Malbagh area.(GNS)