An encounter raged between militants and government in Naibugh Tral area of South Kashmir’s Awantipora on Friday.
Reports said that a joint team of Police and army’s 42RR launched a cordon and search operation in Tral.
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 GNS about exchange of firing between militants and security forces. (GNS)