One militant was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Nagri area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday morning.
The encounter started after army’s 47 RR and Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off Nagri village near Drugmulla following a specific information about the presence of militants in the area.According to police, the militants started firing when challenged.
Reports coming from the area also suggest that local residents have stormed the encounter site and are protesting.