Fierce Gunbattle Rages In Jammu


Jammu: 3 militants killed in an encounter with security forces in Kupwara in north Kashmir on Thursday. An encounter took place between terrorists and paramilitary forces at Lolab forests of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday.

Acting on a tip off about the presence of some terrorists, the Army’s 18 RR and SOG cordoned off Dobwan forest area in Khurhama. While the joint team of forces intensified the cordon-and-search operation, the terrorists hiding inside the forest opened fire and tried to break the security cordon.

However, the forces engage them in a gunfight, police source said. As per latest report the operation was going on in the area.