Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in J-K's Pulwama

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SRINAGAR: An

encounter

broke out between

security forces

and

militants

in

Pulwama district

of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday,

police

said.
A cordon-and-search operation was launched in the morning by the forces at Meej in the Pampori area of south Kashmir's Pulwama after receiving specific information about the presence of militants, a police official said.
He said the operation turned into an encounter after the militants fired upon a search party of the forces.
A gunfight is underway and further details are awaited, the official said.

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