SRINAGAR — A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Ganowpora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday.
Reports said that a joint team of police and army launched a Cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Ganowpora.
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 exchange of fire between militants and forces.
As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. (GNS)