Encounter underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam District
News Agencies | Updated on: 21 January 2019, 10:41 IST
An encounter broke out on Monday between security forces and militants in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Hapatnaar area of Budgam District following information about presence of militants in the area, a police official said.
He said the search operation turned into a gunbattle after militants opened fire on security forces.
No casualties have been reported so far in the encounter, he added.