Encounter breaks out in Kulgam village | KNO

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Encounter breaks out in Kulgam village | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Kulgam, February 24 (KNO) : An encounter broke out between forces and militants in Turigam village of South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday. Official sources told KNO that the gunfight broke out this afternoon in Kulgam village after forces launched search operations in the village following specific inputs about the presence of militants there. The search party was fired upon by the hiding militants during the search operation in the village, which was retaliated, thus leading to an encounter, they said. They added two to three militants are believed to be trapped in the area, saying that operation was going on.(KNO)