A gunfight broke out between militants and the security forces in Bijbehara area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Wednesday, police said.
A police spokesman said that the gunfight broke out in Kandipora area of Bijbehara after a joint team of police and security forces launched a cordon and search operation there.
"Encounter has started at Kandipora #Bijbehara area of #Anantnag. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow," said the police on Twitter.