Budgam gunfight triggers shutdown, clashes in Pulwama

Budgam gunfight triggers shutdown, clashes in Pulwama

Reports said the area observed a shutdown while youth clashed with the forces soon after the rumours of the death of two local militants in Budgam gunfight.

Clashes erupted in southern Pulwama district on Monday amid a shutdown following a gunfight between militants and the government forces in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

Reports said the area observed a shutdown while youth clashed with the forces soon after the rumours of the death of two local militants in Budgam gunfight.

They said that massive clashes broke out at Rajpora Chowk, Murran Chowk and Kakapora areas of the district.

Authorities suspended the Internet service in Budgam and Pulwama districts soon after the gunfight broke out today morning.

So far there was no report of any casualties on the either side. Reports said that the exchange of fire has ended.