Jammu and Kashmir, Sept 4: Cordon and search operations began at Sopore’s Shangergund area in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla, as two terrorists were believed to be trapped.
While the security forces gunned down the two terrorists in Baramulla.
The gunfight broke out between the security forces and militants on Monday.
The security forces receiving information about the presence of militants in Shankar Gund area on the outskirts of Sopore town were preparing to cordon off and search the place when the incident occurred, police said.
“As the cordon was tightened, the militants started firing triggering the encounter,” a police officer said. The firing is still on.