A gunfight erupted in Radbugh village of Budgam in central Kashmir on Tuesday night after government forces laid a cordon-and-search-operation.
An official said that Army and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off Radbugh village in Bunmakhama area of Magam after receiving inputs about the presence of militants
“As the forces approached the suspected spot, the militants hiding there, opened fire, triggering off an encounter,” he said.
Two to three militants are believed to be trapped inside the area, reports said.
Meanwhile, people have taken to streets and are raising slogans.