Encounter starts in Kulgam, internet services snapped

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An encounter has started between militants and government Forces in Matalham Quimoh area, of South Kashmir’s Kulgam District.

As reported by a news agency The Kashmiriyat, 1 RR of Indian Army, Jammu Kashmir Police and CRPF jointly launched the operation. The encounter started when Militants fired on a patrolling party of Government forces.

Earlier forces had launched a search operation in the area upon receiving a specific input about the presence of militants in the area. 2-3 Militants are believed to be trapped in the area.

Internet services have also been suspended in Kulgam District.

More details awaited.

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