Clashes have erupted in Pulwama near the encounter site where in a gunfight early morning today, two militants of the Zakir Musa group have been killed, sources said.
Another militant is trapped and the gunfight was going on till last reports came in.
A civilian has sustained bullet injury during the clashes between forces and protesters.
The injured Jahangir Ahmad Wagay son of Abdul Hamid, a resident of Abhama was hit with a bullet in his abdomen, sources said.
He was immediately rushed to Srinagar for specialized treatment.
Two militants identified as Kifayat Ahmad and Jahangir , have so far been killed in the ongoing operation while as one militant is believed to be still holed up.