Gunfight erupts in J&K

Srinagar (IANS) A gunfight started on Thursday between the security forces and the militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district.

Police said following specific information about the presence of militants, the security forces surrounded Futlipora village in Pakherpora area.

“As they closed in on the hiding militants, the security forces were fired upon triggering the encounter, which is now going on,” a police officer said.

Authorities have also suspended Internet services in the district to prevent spread of rumours, he said.

Medaram Jathara

Connect with us

© 2012 - 2016 VIL Media Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved,
Contents of are copyright protected.Copy and/or reproduction and/or re-use of contents or any part thereof,
without consent of VIL Media is illegal.Such persons will be prosecuted.