Militants, soldiers exchange fire in Bandipora;  soldier injured

Militants, soldiers exchange fire in Bandipora;  soldier injured
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Bandipora, Feb 22: An army soldier was injured Thursday morning after militants fired upon the forces during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Paribal area of Hajin in Bandipora district.

A police official said that after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in Paribal area, the government forces launched a joint operation this morning..

He said militants hiding in the village fired upon the forces injuring one army man.

Sources said that militants escaped from the site after exchanging fire.