Pulwama,Dec 28 CNS: Gunfight rages between militants and government forces in South Kashmir’s Pulwama village.
Reports said that government forces cordoned off Bandarpora village of the district after receiving information about the presence of militants in the area.
“As the operation was launched, militants opened fire on Forces leading to a gunfight,” said an official adding that Rashtriya Rifles of Indian Army and SOG are on job.
Latest reports said that intermittent firing is going on between militants and Forces.
A police official confirmed that exchange of fire is going on between militants and Government Forces. He said internet service has been suspended.
Unconfirmed reports suggest that a militant has been killed, however his body has not been retrieved from the encounter site due to heavy exchange of fire.