Encounter breaks out in Kashmir’s Shopian

at 4:55 pm
Hadipora
(Representational/file photo)

Srinagar (NVI): An encounter is underway between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian, with one to two ultras trapped, police said.

All entry and exit points have been sealed in the area, according to police.

A two layered cordon has been laid by Army’s 44RR, 14 Bn of CRPF and Special Operations Group (SOG), they said.

According to latest inputs, the firing had stopped but clashes erupted in the area.

(Further details awaited)

–PRT/ARK