2 militants, trooper killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

Terrorists attack Army convoy in J&K's Qazigund, gun battle currently underway

After the attack on army convoy, the army, CRPF and policemen men laid siege around the area and launched combing and search operation to track down the militants responsible for the attack.

"(An) army convoy on its way to Srinagar fired at by terrorists near Qazigund ares at 1240 hrs.

Meanwhile, Internet has been suspended in the area while the traffic movement remained suspended on the Srinagar-Jammu highway that passes through Qazigund.

Three civilians were also injured in clashes near the site of the gunfight in Bounigam.According to reports, two civilians were hit by pellets while the third one sustained a bullet injury during the clashes.

"The gunfight began after contingents of army and police cordoned off the locality especially the suspected house", Ghulam Hassan, a local told Xinhua.

Terrorists attack Army convoy in J&K's Qazigund, gun battle currently underway

While the encounter was underway, officials said, a large crowd of local residents tried to disrupt the operation.

The house, where from militants were firing on the security personnel, was damaged in the gunfight.

Terrorists attacked an army convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Qazigund before at least three of them took cover in a building.

On being chased by the road opening party, the militants took shelter in an empty building in the area.

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