Srinagar: A gunfight broke out between hiding militants and Government forces at Bounigam area of Qazigund in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday.
Militants after carrying out an attack on army patrol which left a soldier injured, fled away and took shelter inside a building, sources said.
As the joint team of forces intensified the searches to trace out the hiding attackers, the hiding militants fired upon forces triggering an encounter. Intermittent firing was going on when reports last came in. (GNS)