Gunfight breaks out in south Kashmir's Anantnag

The number of trapped militants was not immediately known.
Gunfight breaks out in south Kashmir's Anantnag
Soldiers near the encounter site. [Representational Picture]Mubashir Khan/GK File

Srinagar May 10: A gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Kreeri Dooru area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Tuesday.

"Encounter has started at Kreeri, Dooru area of #Anantnag.Police and Army (19RR) on job. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman said.

The encounter is believed to have broken out after security forces cordoned the area following a tip off about the presence of militants there.

The number of trapped militants was not immediately known.

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