J-K: Encounter between security forces, terrorists underway in Kulgam, Awantipora

A gun fight raged between the security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam District, on Tuesday.

Acting on specific information, the Special Operations Group (SOG) Kulgam and 9 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) of the Army cordoned off Nowbug Kund, Qazigund area of Kulgam.

While searches were intensified towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon security forces triggering an encounter.

Another encounter started in the Lam forest area of Tral in the Awantipora district. The Jammu and Kashmir Police and 42 Rashtriya Rifles are retaliating strongly and effectively.

Both encounters are underway.

Further details are awaited.

Here are the Highlights of JK Budget 2018-19 Reforms have now set the stage for
Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s son Galib Guru today passed the higher secondary school examination
Minimum temperatures throughout Jammu and Kashmir improved on Thursday due to a nightlong cloud cover
Security forces on Thursday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) against militants in the
The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) on Thursday declared the class 12th
Here are the Highlights of JK Budget 2018-19 Reforms have now set the stage for
Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s son Galib Guru today passed the higher secondary school examination
Minimum temperatures throughout Jammu and Kashmir improved on Thursday due to a nightlong cloud cover
Security forces on Thursday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) against militants in the
The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) on Thursday declared the class 12th
Top