Budgam: A military operation against militants is underway in Zaloosa area of Chadoora in central Kashmir’s Budgam district, police said on Thursday evening.
An official said that a joint team of Police, Army, and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
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As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them triggering the operation.
An official confirmed the exchange of firing between militants and armed forces.