There is news of an encounter between security forces and militants from Jammu Kashmir on Monday morning.
Encounter between security forces and militants continues in Khajpura Reban area of Shopian district.
Officials said that so far one militant has been killed by security forces, while two others are also surrounded.
An official said that the search operation was conducted after receiving information about the hiding of terrorists in this area.
Under the operation, as the security forces started moving towards the suspicious areas, the hidden terrorists started firing on them. In response, the security forces also fired. He also told that at present, 2-3 terrorists are likely to be hidden.
Explain that the search operation was conducted in Vathu village of Shopian district of South Kashmir after the presence of terrorists on Sunday evening.
According to sources, the security forces had found strong evidence that some terrorists are present in Vathu village.
After this, a joint team of 62 Rashtriya Rifles, 14th Battalion of CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off the area and started a search operation.