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Gunfight erupts in J&K

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A gunfight erupted on Saturday between the security forces and holed-up militants in Jammu and Kashmir's district, officials said.

Police said security forces started a cordon and in Aripal village in Tral area after receiving information about the presence of militants there.

"The militants, who were hiding, fired at the surrounding security forces, triggering an encounter which is underway," police said.

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First Published: Sat, January 05 2019. 11:36 IST
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