Shopian: A gunfight is underway between militants and the state government forces in Barabugh area of district Shopian.
Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation at Barbugh in Imam Sahib area of Shopian this evening after getting information about presence of militants there, a police official said.
A police official told that militants on late Saturday evening attacked an army vehicle ensuing in a gunfight in which two unidentified militants have been killed so far.
The fire was retaliated by the forces ensued a gun fight. In the Intial exchange of gun fight a militant is said to have been killed. When reports last came in the operation in the area was going on.