Gunfights on in Anantnag, Tral

Gunfights on in Anantnag, Tral

Srinagar, Nov 14:  Two gunfights broke out between militants and security forces in Qazigund and Tral areas in south Kashmir’s Anantnag and Pulwama districts on Tuesday.
“Acting on specific information, SOG Kulgam and 9RR of Army cordoned off Nowbug Kund, Qazigund area,” a local news agency GNS reported.
It said militants present in the area opened fire and tried to break the cordon. The fire was retaliated triggering a gunfight. “The encounter was on when reports last came in,” the GNS said.
Meanwhile, another gunfight is underway between militants and forces in Lam area in south Kashmir’s Tral , police said.
“As the forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants opened fire, triggering off an encounter,” the police said.