Srinagar, 05 May (CNI): A gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Kesari area of Kandi hamlet in Rajouri district on Friday.
Official sources told News-agency Current News of India (CNI) that the gunfight was triggered after a joint team of the police, CRPF and Army cordoned off the kesari kandi area and launched a search operation on the basis of specific information about presence of militants.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot the hidden militants fired upon them which was retaliated triggering off an encounter.
Heavy gun fire from both sides is going on, when this report was filled. (CNI)