SRINAGAR — A nocturnal gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in the main town area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.
Reports said that a joint team of police, army and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in the town.
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 about exchange of fire between militants and government forces.
As this report was being filed intermittent exchange of fire was going on.