Encounter Starts in Shopian

May 31

An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Dragad area in Zainapora  of South Kashmir’s Shopian District.

Sources told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 44 RR, jammu kashmir police and 18 BN of CRPF was fired upon by Militants in the Dragad area, 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 the firing started around 0400 AM.

Meanwhile Internet Services are likely to  be snapped in Shopian  district of South Kashmir

Details emerging. (The Kashmiriyat)