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Gunfight erupts in Srinagar

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A gunfight erupted in Srinagar's densely populated Chatabal area on Saturday, police said.

Following a tip-off about the presence of militants in the area, security forces including state police and (CRPF) personnel surrounded Gasi Mohalla.

"As the security forces tightened the cordon, the holed-up militants fired at them triggering the gunfight," police sources added.

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First Published: Sat, May 05 2018. 08:32 IST
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