Gunfight starts in Chowgam Qazigund
Srinagar, Sep 15 : A gunfight between Goverment forces and militants started at Chowgam area of Qazigund in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district late Friday night.
Official sources said that a joint team of army and SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation (CASO) at Chowgam following specific inputs about the presence of some militants.
"As such the joint team of forces intensified the searches and fired some warning shots towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants opened fire triggering off an gunfight," they added.
Sources further said that three militants are belived to be trapped.
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