Srinagar : An encounter between militants and government forces started at Bujabgh Samboora area of Pulwama of south Kashmir this evening.
The encounter started after a joint team of army’s 50 RR, SOG Awantipora along with CRPF cordoned at Akram Dar Mohalla, Samboora, Pulwama following specific information about the presence of some militants, sources said.
The militants hiding in the area opened fire on forces during search operation triggering encounter, they said.
When reports last came in the exchange of intermittent firing was going on. More details awaited.
2015 Kashmir Despatch