Kupwara encounter: Gunbattle on between security forces, terrorists near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

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Srinagar | Published: September 22, 2018 5:11:49 PM

A gunfight started on Saturday near the LoC in Tangdhar sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

jammu amd kashmir, kupwara encounter, jammu and kashmir encounterGunfight began near the LoC in Tangdhar sector. (File photo)

A gunfight started on Saturday near the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.

“Alert troops of the army noticed a group of heavily armed militants near the LoC in Tangdhar sector today (Saturday).

“On being challenged, the militants opened fire triggering an encounter. So far, there are no reports of any casualty on either side,” the police said.

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