Fierce gunfight erupts after militants attack army in Tangdhar
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Fierce gunfight erupts after militants attack army in Tangdhar

A fierce gunfight broke out between militants and army in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday.

A fierce gunfight broke out between militants and army in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Wednesday.

GOC 28 Infantry Division, based in Kupwara, told Greater Kashmir that three militants attacked army at Kalsuri ridge in Tangdhar at 8:17 am today.

The army retaliated, triggering a fierce encounter outside the army cantonment.

IN the firefight, an oil depo of army caught fire and several vehicles went up in flames, army sources said.

The firefight was going on at the time of filing of this report.

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