Srinagar: An encounter between militants and government forces has started in uptown area of Karan Nagar in Srinagar.
According to the reports, 23 Bn CRPF along with police has cordoned the building and contact with militants has been established.
Reports said that the firing is going on in the area.
Earlier, two militants carrying bags and armed with AK47s, were seen approaching towards CRPF camp in Srinagar in the wee hours of Monday.
The sentries immediatetly opened fire at around 4.30 am, after which the militants fled from the spot.
More details are awaited.