Militant encounter on in Handwara,Three Militants Trapped
Kupwara: An encounter between militants and security forces started in a remote Handwara village on Tuesday morning in North Kashmir.
The encounter going on at Wadar in Handwara has been reported between a joint operational party of the police, army and the militants.
A cordon and search operation was launched in a village of Wadar area in Handwara during the night, which turned into an encounter when the militants fired upon the joint police and army team.
Sources have confirmed the presence of three militants in a village and said the suspected militants fired upon the search party resulting in an encounter which was going on when the reports last came in.