Encounter breaks out between Militants and government in Kulgam village
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Encounter breaks out between Militants and government in Kulgam village

Umer Rashid

Srinagar, May 22;(GNS) A fierce gunfight raged between militants and government forces in Gopalpora area of Kulgam in South Kashmir Reports reaching GNS said that a joint team of Army’s 34RR, SOG Kulgam laid siege in Gopalpra after having credible inputs about presence of some militants in the area.

As the joint team of forces zeroed in the suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon the forces triggering an encounter. A senior Police officer also confirmed to GNS that exchange of firing is on with the hiding militants.

As per the sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.(GNS)