Gunfight Rages Out In Shopian, 2 Militants Killed


Srinagar: Gunfight rages out in Khudpora Memander Shopian. 23 para and Shopian police on job.More details awaited Update Reportedly two militants killed.

A gunfight broke out in Sagipora area of Handwara in north Kashmir on Thursday evening , sources said. Official sources told API that a joint team of 22 RR and SOG cordoned off Sagipora village following specific information about the presence of some militants in the area.

As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot amid firing some warning shots, the militants, hiding in the area, opened fire, triggering off a gunfight.