Update: Three soldiers have been killed in the attack.
Srinagar: Militants open fire on army convoy in Pampore on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.
No casualties have been reported so far, police said. The ultras opened fire on the army convoy at Kadlabal in Pampore town of Pulwama district this afternoon, a police official said.
Security forces have cordoned off the adjoining residential area and launched search operation to track down the militants, he added.
Earlier, militants opened fire on a patrol party of army at Beewra in Srigufwara area of Anantnag district, a police official said. He said the army personnel retaliated, triggering a gunbattle.
Also two militants were killed on Wednesday in separate encounters with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir. The encounters took place in Anantnag and Baramulla districts.