Terrorists open fire on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

WION Web Team New Delhi Aug 05, 2020, 07.45 PM(IST)

Indian security forces, terrorists in gunbattle in J&K Photograph:( Zee News Network )

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The terrorists opened fire on security personnel in the COVID-19 containment deployment at Sangloo bridge in Shopian district this morning, a police official said.

Terrorists opened fire on a security forces deployment in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, police said.

The terrorists opened fire on security personnel in the COVID-19 containment deployment at Sangloo bridge in Shopian district this morning, a police official said.

He said there was no report of any damage caused, adding that the militants escaped from the spot.

In another incident, the security forces detected an improvised explosive device (IED) in a tin can at Youniso in Handwara area of Kupwara district.

A bomb disposal squad has been rushed to the spot to defuse the explosive, the official added.