J&K: Encounter breaks out between terrorists and security forces in Shopian

Encounter breaks out between terrorists and security forces in Mulu area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday.

According to the reports, a joint team of Police, Army’s 44 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Molu.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.

A senior police officer confirmed the exchange of fire between the joint team and the terrorists.

As per the sources, two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped.

More details are awaited.