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Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district

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According to reports, a joint team of J&K Police, Army’s 34RR, and CRPF launched a cordon search operation in Yamrach. File image for representation: PTIAn encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Yamrach village of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district in the early hours of Thrusday.According to reports, a joint team of J&K Police, Army’s…

According to reports, a joint team of J&K Police, Army’s 34RR, and CRPF launched a cordon search operation in Yamrach.

File image for representation: PTI

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Yamrach village of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district in the early hours of Thrusday.

According to reports, a joint team of J&K Police, Army’s 34RR, and CRPF launched a cordon search operation in Yamrach.

As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired at them, triggering an encounter.

A senior police officer also confirmed India today TV about the exchange of firing between forces and militants.

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

More details awaited.

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