Gunfight breaks out in Bandipora in north Kashmir

Gunfight breaks out in Bandipora in north Kashmir

The Army''s 14 RR, SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police and the CRPF launched a cordon-and-search operation at Shukbabun area of Sumlar village of Bandipora, reported GNS news agency.

A gunfight broke out between militants and the government forces in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Thursday.

The Army’s 14 RR, SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police and the CRPF launched a cordon-and-search operation at Shukbabun area of Sumlar village of Bandipora, reported GNS news agency.

As the forces intensified the searches, the militants opened fire on them triggering off a gunfight, they said.

More details are awaited.