Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Kulgam

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An encounter broke out on Saturday morning between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

The gunfight is currently underway at DH Pora area of Kulgam district.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the area after receiving specific information about the presence of terrorists there.

As security forces were conducting searches in the area, terrorists opened fire on them, triggering an encounter.

Kashmir Zone Police in a tweet said, “#Encounter has started between Police/SFs and terrorists at DH Pora #Kulgam. Further details shall follow.”

More details are awaited.