SRINAGAR — A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Vailo area of Kokernag in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday morning.
Reports said that a joint team of police and army launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Kokernag.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed the about exchange of firing between the militants and government forces.
As per the sources three to four newly recruited militants are believed to be trapped. (GNS)