Encounter in Kulgam: Suspected militants fire at security forces in Kashmir

Srinagar: Security forces on Sunday launched a massive search operation in a village in south Kashmir's Kulgam district after suspected militants fired a few rounds at them, police said.

Representational image. PTI

Representational image. PTI

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Buchroo village of Kulgam district, 75 kms from Srinagar, after some suspected militants fired a few rounds at the security forces who were advancing towards the village, a police official said.

The official said there were no reports of any casualties in the firing and search operation was going on when reports last came in.

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