Encounter In Handwara, 3 Militants Trapped, Opp Still On


Srinagar: Encounter started between militants & forces at forest area of Hajin Handwara in North Kashmir on Sunday morning. Nearly three Militants believed to be trapped, gunfight going on.

A joint team of forces intensified the search operation the militants hiding in the area opened fire triggering off an encounter.

Earlier this week three Lashkar-e-Toiba militants were been killed in an encounter in Magam area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday.