Gunshots Where heard after government forces cordoned off Chilipora area of Shopian.
Encounter starts between militants and security forces in Sugan village of Shopian, 2 militants believed to be trapped inside. 55 Rr and SOG Shopian on job.
Heavy Firing going on from both Sides. According to sources Unaid Shafi Malla S/O Mohammad Shafi Malla from Trenz who has recently on Wednesday joined Hizbul Mujahedeen is also believed to be trapped inside. More details to follow………