Forces trace hiding militants near Mata Vaishno Devi University, gunfight rages | KNO

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Forces trace hiding militants near Mata Vaishno Devi University, gunfight rages | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar Sept 13 (KNO) :  A day after a group of militants managed to flee from a truck at Kotli, they were today traced by the forces at Kakriyal, near Mata Vaishno Devi University and are engaged in a fierce encounter.

A police officer said that following massive searches, the group of militants who managed to flee from a truck were zeroed in at Kakriyal. "At least three militants all foreigners are believed to be inside a residential house. We are evacuating civilians from a nearby area to avoid any collateral damage," he said.