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.