Srinagar- The Mujahideen managed to escape after a brief gunfight with Indian Occupational forces in Nandimarg in the Damhal Hanjipora area of the south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, a police official said on Saturday.
A cordon and search operation was launched by the occupational forces in Nandimarg in the Damhal Hanjipora area during the night, the official said.
He said the occupational forces launched the operation after receiving information about the presence of mujahideen there during the searches themujahideen opened fire on occupational forces personnel, gunfight broke out, reports said.
Mujahideen managed to escape after initial firing and an operation to trace them has been launched,an Indian official said.
“Some exchange of fire took place immediately after laying cordon of the target houses. It seems that the mujahideen escaped away in the initial firing , he said.
Indian official has claimed that they have found One PIKA LMG (rifle) and material for making IEDs from a house. Now, a tracker dog is being used ,