Gunfight rages in Bijbehara Anantnag | KNO

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Gunfight rages in Bijbehara Anantnag | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Anantnag, April 25 (KNO) : Gunfight rages between militants and government forces in Bagandar Mohalla of Bijbehara town in south Kashmir's Anantnag district. Reports reaching KNO that a joint team of Army's 3 RR and SOG Bijbehara launched a cordon and search operation in wee hours of Thursday in the area A senior police officer told KNO that on a specific information the forces cordoned off the Bagandar Mohalla of Bijbehara. As the joint team of forces approached the towards the suspected militants hiding fired upon the forces triggering an encounter, the officer said. As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped. While this report was being filed, the exchange of firing was going on.(KNO) Further details are awaited