Government forces on Saturday morning cordoned off Dailgam village in Anantnag district of South Kashmir after receiving inputs of presence of militants in the village.
Reportedly top LeT commander Bashir Lashkiri who is involved in killing of 6 policemen including SHO Achabal ,along with his two aides is believed to be trapped in a residential house.
Following the cordon, intense clashes have erupted between youth and forces near the encounter site.
A woman namely Tahira wife of Ab Rasid Chopan has died during the clashes.
Heavy clashes are going on.
More details awaited.