An encounter break out between security forces and militants in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. As per reports, 2 to three militants were trapped by the security forces.
The security forces launched a search operation in the in the Ghat Mohalla Kakpora area of Pulwama in wee hours of Friday after getting a specific input about the presence of militants. The search operation turned into an encounter.
Jammu and Kashmir: Police and security forces are carrying out an operation at Kakapora area in Pulwama district where an encounter is underway. Details awaited.
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— ANI (@ANI) April 2, 2021
“Encounter has started at Kakapora area of Pulwama. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow,” Kashmir Zone Police tweeted.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) April 1, 2021
Some national media reported that a militant has been neutralised by the security forces. But this was not confirmed.