Gunfight rages in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

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Srinagar: A gunfight has started between militants and armed forces personnel in Marwal area of  south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.

Official sources said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Marwal.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, ensuing a gunfight.

Sources added that exchange of gunfire between the joint team and the militants is underway.


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