Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

Published: 24 January, 2018 17:33 IST | PTI | Srinagar

The area has been placed under cordon

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An encounter broke out on Wednesday between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.

"An encounter has started at Shopian. Security forces are on the job," a police official said.

He said that the area has been placed under cordon, but no casualties have been reported so far.

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