Srinagar: Unidentified mujahideen gave slip to occupational forces after engaging them in a brief gunfight in Yamrach area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday.
The mujahideen, believed to be two to three in number, escaped taking advantage of darkness,
Earlier a joint team of occupational Police, army’s 34RR and CRPF had launched a joint cordon-and-search-operation in Yamrach village following specific inputs about the presence of mujahideen.
As the joint team of occupational forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding mujahideen fired upon them which they retaliated, triggering off an encounter.
Mujahideen successfully managed to escape,