Srinagar : An encounter broke out between forces and militants at Awneera area of Shopian on Saturday evening.
According to reports SOG Shopian and 55 RR, 3Rr of Army has cordoned off Awneera, Shopian however reports said that 2 militants are believed to hiding in the suspected area.
Meanwhile as government forces intensified search operation militants hiding in the area fired upon them resulting encounter.
While firing from both sides is going on when last reports came.
2015 Kashmir Despatch