Three soldiers, civilian injured in ongoing Anantnag gunfight

Srinagar, June 3: Three Army soldiers and a civilian have been injured in an ongoing gunfight at Rishipora area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday.

A police spokesman said the soldiers and the civilian received gunshot injuries during the initial exchange of fire and have been shifted to nearby hospital for treatment.

The exchange of fire was going on when this report was filed.

The encounter broke out this evening after security forces cordoned the area following a tip off about the presence of militants.

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