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Fresh Firing resumes at tral encounter site

Pulwama : ioktimes : Two militants of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit and an army Soldier were killed whereas Five Army men have been critically wounded in a gunfight at forest area of Gulshanpora Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Reports reaching ioktimes mentioned that fresh firing has been resumed within the area even as clashes are additionally going on at encounter site whereas ten people have been reportedly suffered pellet injuries.

An official quoting ioktimes said that the operation is in the final stage and one or two militants are still believed to be hiding within the area and are trapped within the gunfight.

Earlier Reports said, On specific information about the presence of militants in forest area of Gulshanpora tral, a jointly search operation was launched by Army, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Special Operation Group (SOG) and Jammu and Kashmir Police.

As forces reached the Suspected Spot, hiding Militants opened fire on them triggering a brief gunfight.

In the intial exchange of fire, 5 forces Personnel were injured in which one of them has been reportedly succumbed to his injuries, he said.

Reports also suggested that, Two Militants were also killed in the gunfight whose identity is being ascertained.

More details awaited..

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Danish bilal is the Administrator and Editor of ioktimes news agency. He founded ioktimes in September 2018. He is also a journalist and Author of ioktimes.