Gunfight erupts in Srigufwara area of Anantnag district on Friday morning between government forces and militants.
According to reports from a news agency GNS, a specific information army and SOG launched search operation in Srigufwara area.
As such the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon goverment forces triggering an encounter.
When contacted SSP Anantnag Altaf Khan by GNS confirmed the incident and said that contact has been established and intermittent exchange of firing is on.
As per sources two to three militants are believed to be trapped.
This is second encounter after the suspension of ceasefire.