Gunshots heard at Chillipora Shopian

Gunshots heard at Chillipora Shopian

Militants fired shots at an army camp at Chllipora hamlet of Shopian district on Sunday evening.

Militants fired shots at an army camp at Chllipora hamlet of Shopian district on Sunday evening. However, there was no report of any casualties.

Sources said that militants fired few gunshots at the camp. The army personnel retaliated by firing several shots, leading to a brief exchange of fire. Soon after the incident, the forces comprising police, army's Rashtriya Rifles and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) cordoned off the area to nab the attackers, they said.

Superintendent of police Shopian, Ambarkar Shriram Dinkar said, "some gunshots were heard near an army camp in Chillipora on Sunday evening and they were retaliated. There was no report of any damage."

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