Video: Encounter in J&K between terrorists, security forces

WION Web Team Pulwama Apr 30, 2018, 11.52 AM(IST)

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Drabgam area of Pulwama district after receiving information about the presence of two to three terrorists. Photograph:( WION )

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As the security forces began closing in, terrorists opened indiscriminate fire.

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in J&K's Pulwama district.

Reports said at least 1 civilian has been killed during the cross-fire.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Drabgam area of Pulwama district after receiving information about presence of two to three terrorists, a police official told PTI.

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As the security forces began closing in, terrorists opened indiscriminate fire, the official said.

Two soldiers have been injured in the firing as the encounter continues.