Encounter Rages in Pulwama’s Lassipora

June 06

An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Panjran area in Lassipora area in South Kashmir’s Pulwama District.

An Official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 44 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and 180 BN of CRPF was fired upon by Militants in the Lassipora area on Thursday afternoon, after which the Army retaliated to the firing.

The Forces retaliated and the exchange of fire triggered an encounter, Officials told The Kashmiriyat that two to three Militants are believed to be trapped at the site of the encounter, while the firing at the encounter site is still going on.

Locals told The Kashmiriyat that a massive exchange of gunfire is going on at the site of the encounter.

Meanwhile Internet Services are likely to  be snapped in the Pulwama district of South Kashmir. (The Kashmiriyat)