He said the militants opened firing towards the forces, who retaliated forcing the ultras to flee from the spot.
There were casualties in the brief exchange of firing between the two sides, the official said.
During the search of the encounter scene, the army personnel recovered a pistol, two pistol magazines, 40 rounds of ammunition, one power bank with battery charging cable, a binocular, seven dry batteries, an axe and a walking stick, he said.
Police has registered a case under various sections of law in connection with the incident
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