Gunfight breaks out between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

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A gunfight started on Wednesday between security forces and holed-up militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. Following specific information about presence of militants in Baderhama village of Zawoora area in Shopian, security forces launched a cordon and search operation, a police officer said. “As the cordon around the hiding militants was tightened, they fired at the security forces triggering a gunfight which is going on,” the police officer said.-IANS news