Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter underway in Shopian district, three terrorists trapped

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Shopian district in south Kashmir on Sunday morning.

Security forces had launched a search operation in Laddi Imamsahab area of Shopian after receiving inputs of the presence of terrorists in the area, sources said.

During the search operation, the terrorists opened fire on security personnel, triggering a gun battle.

The area has been cordoned off by the security forces.

As per the reports. Three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area.

More details are awaited.

On Saturday, three terrorists were killed by Army in Danda forests of Bandipore district.