Gunfight resumes in Kulgam

Gunfight resumes in Kulgam

Kulgam:  The gunfight has resumed in forest belt of Kund area in district Kulgam during the combing operation. A police official confirmed to Rising Kashmir that the gunfight has resumed in the area.
Sources said that the cordon was intact since Tuesday morning and as the forces were searching the area the hiding militants fired upon the forces triggering an exchange of fire.
Unconfirmed reports suggest that five to eight militants are believed to be trapped in the Kund forest area. So far, a local militant and an army man have died in the gunfight.
Meanwhile, the internet remains blocked in Anantnag and Kulgam districts since yesterday morning.