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Militants open fire on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla, no injuries reported

The cordon and search operation was being carried out in the orchards at Warpora and Dangerpora in Sopore area of the district in north Kashmir, a police official said.

Published: 16th August 2020 02:56 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th August 2020 02:56 PM   |  A+A-

Image of Jammu and Kashmir police officers for representational purpose (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Militants fired gunshots on a security forces party during a cordon and search operation in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, police said.

The cordon and search operation was being carried out in the orchards at Warpora and Dangerpora in Sopore area of the district in north Kashmir, a police official said.

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The militants fired upon a search party of the forces during the operation, he said.

No loss of life or injury has been reported so far, the official said, adding that the search operation is going on.

No contact has been established with the militants yet, the official said.



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