Brief shootout between militants, forces in Kandi woods
By Tasaduq Hussain
Kupwara: A brief exchange of fire between militants and government forces ensued in dense Kandi forests in Kupwara district on Thursday.
Police sources claim that Army’s patrolling party came under fire from militants hiding in the dense forests that lead to firefight.
“After brief exchange of fire contact established with militants was lost,” he said. Searches are continuing in the woods.