Gunfight breaks out in Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

A joint team of Army's 55RR, SOG Pulwama and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Braw Bandina area, reported news agency GNS.
Gunfight breaks out in Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

A gunfight broke out between militants and the securityforces in Braw Bandina area of Awantipora in south Kashmir's Pulwama districton Friday morning.

A joint team of Army's 55RR, SOG Pulwama and CRPF launched acordon and search operation in Braw Bandina area, reported news agency GNS.

A senior police officer told GNS that the cordon waslaunched following specific information about the presence of some militants inthe area.

He said the hiding militants opened fire on the forces,triggering a gunfight.

As per the sources two to three militants are believed to betrapped in the area, reported GNS.

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