• Rajasthan

    Cong 99
    BJP 73
    RLM 3
    OTH 24
  • Madhya Pradesh

    Cong 114
    BJP 109
    BSP 2
    OTH 5
  • Chhattisgarh

    Cong 67
    BJP 15
    JCC 7
    OTH 0
  • Telangana

    TRS-AIMIM 95
    TDP-Cong 21
    BJP 1
    OTH 2
  • Mizoram

    MNF 26
    Cong 5
    BJP 1
    OTH 8

* Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins

Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

By: | Published: May 5, 2018 8:21 AM

"The search operation turned into an encounter after the hiding militants fired upon the search party of the security forces, who retaliated," the official said.

An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Srinagar this morning, police said. (Representative photo: PTI)

An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Srinagar this morning, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Tabela Chattabal in Safakadal following inputs about the presence of militants in the area, a police official said. “The search operation turned into an encounter after the hiding militants fired upon the search party of the security forces, who retaliated,” the official said. “The gunfight is still on,” the official said, adding that further details were awaited.

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