Srinagar: Police on Saturday said that militants seem to have fled after dropping their weapons following a brief firing in Noor Bagh area of central Kashmir’s Srinagar district on Saturday.
A small team of Police while laying cordon came under fire from #terrorists in Noorbagh #Srinagar. Seems terrorists managed to escape after dropping their #weapons 01 pistol & 01 AK 47. However reinforcement of Police & CRPF expanded the cordoned area. #Search going on.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) September 18, 2021
“A small team of police while laying cordon were fired upon by militants,” police said, adding “It seems the militants have managed to escape after dropping their weapons.”
However, the police added that armed forces including Jammu and Kashmir Police and personnel of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have laid a cordon and searches are going on in the area.