Jammu and Kashmir
A Gunfight broke out between Security forces and Militants in Khonchipora village of Tangmarg area of Baramulla District in North Kashmir.
In the wee hours of Friday, Security forces suspected some militant activities in the village.
Later, following the inputs of presence of at least two militants of Hizbul Mujahideen Militant outfit, SOG, 2RR and CRPF carried out a massive search operation at Kohnchi-pora and its adjoining areas.
During the search operation, militants resorted to heavy firing from one of the residential houses in the area results in triggering an encounter.