Srinagar: Two army personnel, including an officer, were injured in a fresh gunfight along the LoC on Saturday in Kupwara sector of north Kashmir, army sources claimed. Official sources said that a group of 2-4 militants crossed the LoC near Ragni post in Tangdar sector of Kupwara, but the 20 RR unit posted in the area challenged the militants resulting in an encounter.
The injured army men were shifted to a hospital for treatment. The firing was going on till last reports came in, the sources said.
Deputy inspector general of police north Kashmir Gareeb Das confirmed that the encounter between militants and army was going on along the LoC in Kupwara.