Srinagar: Clashes erupted between protesters and the government forces at Satoora village of Tral on Saturday amid a gunfight between militants and forces in the nearby forest area, reports said.
Forces used teargas smoke shells to disperse protesters, witnesses told Kashmir Reader.
Meanwhile, exchange of firing between the militants and government forces was going on at Wantwon Satoora forest area.
As per reports two militants were believed to have been killed in the encounter.
However the bodies of the slain militants were yet to be recovered.