J&K: Security forces exchange fire in Bandipore

Srinagar: A fierce gun battle broke out between security forces and militants on Thursday morning in Bandipore district’s Hajin area.

‘The militants are believed to be from Pakistan and are part of the terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba's network,’ NDTV quoted sources as saying.

According to reports, no casualties have been reported so far.

The security forces have cordoned off the area and a search operation is underway.

(Image courtesy: ANI)

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