Encounter breaks out in J&K
AN ENCOUNTER broke out on Friday between militants and security forces in Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. No casualties have been reported so far, they said. “There has been an exchange of fire between security forces and terrorists at Tral in Pulwama district,” a police spokesman said.
Indian and Pakistan troops also exchanged fire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Friday in Tangdhar sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Defence sources said Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian posts in Dhani, Sadpora and Amru areas along the LoC.
“No casualty or damage was reported from our side”, sources said.