Srinagar: A gunfight broke out between militants and army along the Line of Control (LoC)in Keran sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday morning.
The encounter raged this morning after army intercepted a group of militants near the LoC in Keran sector, officials told Kashmir Reader. On being challanged, the militants opened fire upon the army, they said. Army returned the fire triggering off a fierce encounter.
“The contact with the militants was established early this morning. The exchange of gunfire is going on,” SSP Kupwara, AS Dinker told Kashmir Reader.