Gunfight underway in Tral in south Kashmir

SOG Awantipora and 42 RR of army cordoned off the Lam area of Tral after inputs about the presence of militants.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 14 2017 8:44AM | Updated Date: Nov 14 2017 8:44AM
Gunfight underway in Tral in south KashmirGunfight underway in Tral in south Kashmir

A gunfight is underway between militants and government forces in Lam area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said today.

SOG Awantipora and 42 RR of army cordoned off the Lam forest area of Tral after inputs about the presence of militants.

“As the forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants opened fire, triggering off an encounter,” said an official.

More details awaited.