SRINAGAR: An encounter ensued between militants and security forces in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Tuesday, official sources said.
They said militants attacked a security force patrol party with automatic weapons at village Choudhari Bagh, Pulwama, today.
However, security forces also retaliated ensuing in an encounter.
The area has been sealed and a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) has been launched to nab the militants responsible for the attack.
Further details are awaited, they added.