Kashmir Encounter: An encounter between security forces and militants has started in the Khanmoh area adjoining Srinagar. Two terrorists are reported to be hiding in the area. In the midst of the encounter, security personnel is trying to send the people living in nearby houses to a safe place. Although the security forces even gave the terrorists a chance to surrender before the encounter started, they did not agree.
According to information received from the police, security personnel was informed about the sighting of the terrorists in the Khanmoh area in the early hours of today. As soon as the information was received, a joint team of SOG, Army, and CRPF reached the area and started searching for terrorists. These terrorists are hiding in a house. While the security personnel was doing house-to-house searches, these terrorists hiding in a house saw the security forces coming close to them and started firing on them.
The security forces asked the militants to surrender before retaliating but they continued firing. Firing has continued from both sides for the last one hour. Other details are awaited.
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