Srinagar, Feb 22: A soldier was wounded on Thursday in a gunfight between terrorists and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
“The injured soldier has been hospitalised. The gunfight is going on in Paribal village,” news agency IANS quoted the police as saying.
Soon after the security personnel cordoned off the village in Hajin area following information about the presence of the militants, they were fired at, triggering the fighting.
As per the reports, the village youth have resorted to stone-pelting.