Srinagar: An encounter started between militants & joint team of forces at village Pathan in Pulwama, South Kashmir on Saturday. Two or three militants believed to be trapped in a residential area.
Reports reaching said that a joint team of army’s 55RR, SOG Pulwama and 183/182 BN CRPF cordoned the suspected area. As soon as joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon government forces triggering an encounter.
A senior Police official confirmed to that contact has been established with the hiding militants.
As per sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. Till this report was filed intermittent firing was going on.