Even during the days of Corona Epidemic ., A gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Reben area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday.
An encounter started between security forces and terrorists in Reban area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday (June 7).
A joint team of 178 battalion of Central Reserve Police Force, Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group (SOG) are carrying out the operation. The exchange of fire between the security forces and terrorists started few hours ago.
Confirming that’s DGP Jammu kashmir Dilbag Singh said, “On a credible police input operation launched early this morning by Shopian Police along with Local Army and CRPF units at Rebon Shopian. Exchange of fire started sometime back. Operation is on.”
He added that as the joint team approached the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon them. The firing was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter. As per the sources, two to three militants are believed to be trapped.
Earlier On Saturday (June 6), a 25-year-old civilian was shot dead by Unknown gunmen shot dead a youth in Bomai village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday.
Official sources said that unknown gunmen this evening fired upon one Danish Nazir Najar near Edipora, Bomai in Zainageer, injuring him critically.
He was rushed to nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, SSP Sopore Javeed Iqbal Said