Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces launch search operation in Pulwama

A brief exchange of firing took place between security forces and militants in Tral forests this morning.

Published: 16th May 2018 12:19 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2018 01:38 PM   |  A+A-

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By IANS

SRINAGAR: Security forces today launched a search operation in forest area of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir following a brief exchange of firing with militants.

A brief exchange of firing took place between security forces and militants in Tral forests this morning, a police official said.

He said the security forces launched a search operation as the ultras fled in thick vegetation of the forest.

Further details of the operation are awaited, the official said.

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