Cop, terrorist injured in chance encounter in Nowhatta Srinagar: police

"Search still going on. Further details shall follow, " Police said.
Security forces at the site of an encounter. [Representational Picture]
Security forces at the site of an encounter. [Representational Picture]File: Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar Aug 14: Police on Sunday said a policeman and a terrorist were injured in a chance encounter in Nowhatta area of Srinagar.

"Chance encounter started in Nowhatta area of Srinagar. Police & CRPF are on the job. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman said.

"SrinagarEncounterUpdate: In the ongoing #encounter, one police personnel namely Ct Sarfaraz Ahmad R/O Batote Ramban got injured. He was evacuated to hospital for treatment. One #terrorist also got injured. Search still going on. Further details shall follow, " he added.

"Vehicle (scooter) used by two terrorists of terror outfit LeT seized from the incident site. Besides, one Ak-74 rifle and two grenades have been recovered. Search still going on. Further details shall follow, " police said in another statement.

Another gunfight is reportedly underway in Sujan area of Rajouri in Jammu division.

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