Doda- A mujahid martyred and an occupational army soldier has been killed in ongoing gunfight in Posta-Potra village in Gundana area of Doda district on Sunday, officials said.
The gunfight started when occupational forces launched a joint operation in Posta-Potra village in Gundana area, 26 kms from Doda town, following information about presence of some mujahideen, reports said,
An Army personel was critically injured in the initial firing and later succumbed to injuries while being evacuated to hospital, hiding mujahid was martyred in the ongoing operation.
The operation is on and further details are awaited, reports said.
The officials said joint teams of Army’s Rashtriya Rifles, police and CRPF were launched on Saturday night after inputs were received about presence of two suspected people inside a house.
As the search parties were moving towards the target area, they came under heavy fire which was retaliated, the officials said, adding, reinforcements have been rushed to the area and further details are awaited.