Gunfight breaks out in south Kashmir's Pulwama

The encounter is believed to have broken out after security forces cordoned the area following a tip off about the presence of militants there.
Gunfight breaks out in south Kashmir's Pulwama
Soldiers at gunfight site. [Representational picture]Mubashir Khan/ GK File

Srinagar April 27: A gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Mitrigam area of south Kashmir on Wednesday afternoon.

Encounter has started at #Mitrigam area of #Pulwama. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman said.

The number of trapped militants was not immediately known.

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

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