Jammu and Kashmir news
An official said that the gunfight broke out early Saturday morning after a group of militants tried to sneak into this side of Kashmir from across the LoC.
After being challenged, he said, the militants fired on the forces, triggering an encounter.
Two militants have so far been killed in the exchange of firing, he added. The operation is still under way and there is possibility that more militants are in the area according to the Army.