1 Militant Killed in Sopore Encounter- Search OPs underway

July 17

One Militant has been killed in an encounter that raged  between militants and Government forces at Gund Brath area of Sopore area in North Kashmir’s Baramulla District on Wednesday morning.

An Official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 22 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and CRPF was fired upon by Militants in the Gund Brath area on Wednesday morning, after which the Army retaliated to the firing.

The Forces retaliated and the exchange of fire triggered an encounter, Officials told The Kashmiriyat.

In this exchange of gunfire, one Militant has been killed, whose identity is being verified, his dead body has not been recovered as of yet.

A massive search operation is underway in the area.

Meanwhile Internet Services have been likely snapped in the Sopore area of North Kashmir. Classwork at Sopore college has been suspended too. (The Kashmiriyat)