Militants open fire at army foot patrol in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora

Militants today opened firing on an Army patrol in the forests of Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said.

Published: 09th June 2018 11:00 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th June 2018 11:23 PM   |  A+A-

Cordon searches are on hold in Kashmir for the period of Ramzan | file photo

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By PTI

SRINAGAR: Militants today opened firing on an Army patrol in the forests of Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said.

The ultras opened firing on a foot patrol of 14 Rashtriya Rifles at Raainaar forest in Bandipora, they said.

The area has been cordoned off and a search is on for the militants, the police said, adding no casualties have been reported so far.

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