Security forces exchange fire with militants in Kupwara, encounter underway

An Army official said some gunshots were exchanged at the start of the operation which is ongoing when reports last came in.

By: PTI | Srinagar | Published:October 30, 2016 1:33 pm
kupwara-759 An Army official said some gunshots were exchanged at the start of the operation which is ongoing when reports last came in.

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in forest area of Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday, army said here. Security forces launched an anti-militancy operation in the forest area of Kupwara this morning following information about the presence of militants in the area, an army official said.

He said some gunshots were exchanged at the start of the operation which is ongoing when reports last came in. Further details are awaited, he added.

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    IML sood
    Oct 30, 2016 at 2:31 pm
    They have to be killed like wild dogs and no trace should be left.Their masters are also being dealt with separately by our brave jawans.
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      mathimathi
      Oct 30, 2016 at 9:14 am
      Kill all the terrorists and mutilate them for sending them to stan.
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        Vivek narain
        Oct 30, 2016 at 1:06 pm
        India should seek DARPA technologies from US.
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          Shafted mohammed
          Oct 30, 2016 at 1:43 pm
          All unclaimed bodies of terrorists must be burned by law. How do you know that they are Muslims and that is why general rule must be followed.
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            Vyomesh
            Oct 30, 2016 at 6:29 pm
            it is time to cross line of control for good and may be set up new line of control?
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