Encounter ensues between militants, security forces in Pulwama

The area has been sealed and a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) has been launched to nab the militants responsible for the attack.

Published: 08th January 2019 01:24 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th January 2019 01:24 PM   |  A+A-

Soldiers during an encounter with militants at Sirnoo in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on 16 December 2018. (Photo | PTI)

Image used for representational purpose. (Photo | PTI)

By UNI

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.

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