Srinagar, June 07: A Predawn encounter has started between militants and government forces in Kandi area of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday.
Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon and search operation in Kandi.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.
A senior police officer also confirmed to GNS about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.
Pertinently one Foreign LeT was killed on Monday evening in a gunfight at Sopore.(GNS)