Srinagar, December 12: Encounter rages between militants and government forces in Baragam area Awantipora of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday morning.
Reports said that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in Baragam.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.(GNS)