Encounter underway between militants and govt forces in Tangmarg

Tangmarg Encounter

TANGMARG: An encounter broke out on Friday between militants and government forces in Tangmarg area of Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

“An encounter has started at Kunzer village near Tangmarg after a cordon and search operation was launched by the Indian army’s 2 RR and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police in the area,” a senior police official said, adding, “We had inputs about the presence of militants there.”

He said intermittent exchange of firing was going on between the two sides and so far there has been no report of any casualty.

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