Security forces released a cordon and search operation in Firdousabad locality of Batamaloo around 2.30 a.m.
A file photo of security personnel carrying out searches in the Batamaloo location of Srinagar.|Image Credit: NISSAR AHMAD
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Firdousabad area of Batamaloo around 2.30 a.m.
A lady was eliminated and 2 CRPF personnel were injured in a predawn gunbattle with militants in Batamaloo location of Srinagar on Thursday, officials stated.
Security forces released a cordon and search operation in Firdousabad area of Batamaloo around 2.30 a.m. following info about presence of militants, they stated. It turned into an encounter after militants opened fire on security forces.
A woman, determined as Kaunsar Riyaz, was eliminated in the exchange of fire. Two CRPF workers, including an officer, were injured, authorities stated. The injured have been admitted to a healthcare facility.
The security operation was still underway, they stated.
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