SRINAGAR: Encounter has started between militants and government forces in Nathipora area of North Kashmir’s Sopore on Tuesday.
Reports reaching that a joint team of Police, Army’s 22RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Nathipora.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight.
Senior police officer also confirmed about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.
As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. (GNS)