Encounter breaks out in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Encounter breaks out in south Kashmir’s Pulwama
Army personnel near a gunfight site [File]Habib Naqash for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar, December 14: A gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Uzrampathri area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday, police said.

“Encounter has started at Usgam Pathri, Rajpura area of #Pulwama. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” said a police spokesman.

He said that the gunfight broke out after the police and security forces launched a search operation in the area after receiving inputs about the presence of militants there.

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