Srinagar, September 15:Gunfight breaks out between militants and government forces in Marwal area in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.
According to the reports reaching SNN, a joint team of Police, Army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Marwal.
As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.
A senior police officer told -GNS that the exchange of fire between the joint team and the militants is underway.
As per the sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped.