Militants open fire on security forces in Sopore
Srinagar, Aug 16: Militants fired gunshots on a security forces’ party during a cordon and search operation in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday, police said.
The cordon and search operation was being carried out in the orchards at Warpora and Dangerpora in Sopore area of the district in north Kashmir, a police official said.
The militants fired upon a search party of the forces during the operation, he said.
No loss of life or injury has been reported so far, the official said, adding that the search operation is going on.
No contact has been established with the militants yet, the official said.