SRINAGAR: A gunfight has started between militants and government forces in the Khanmoh area of Srinagar district on Monday morning.
The Kashmir Zone Police in a tweet wrote,
“#Encounter has started at Khanmoh area of #Srinagar. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow. @JmuKmrPolice”
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) May 17, 2021
As per reports, “a joint team of Police and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Khonmoh and as the joint team of forces encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.”
Further details awaited.