Encounter underway between terrorists and security forces in Baramulla

SRINAGAR: An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir Thursday.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Kalantara area of Kreeri in north Kashmir district of Baramulla following information about the presence of terrorists, a police official said.

He said the terrrorists opened fire on security forces, who retaliated, triggering a gun battle.

There were no reports of any casualties so far, the official added.

 

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