Srinagar: The Mujgund encounter, which started at 5 pm Saturday is still ongoing, with a lone surviving militant reportedly engaging the forces in fierce gun battle.
According to the CRPF and Police sources, two militants were trapped on Saturday evening which included a a Kashmiri teenager (unconfirmed) and a Pakistani.
According to them, reportedly a local has been killed while the Pakistani is as of 11.44 pm engaging with forces.
Police sources also said chances of more than two militants in the area are high though they haven’t confirmed the identity of any of the militants.
Neither has the police confirmed on how many militants have been gunned down so far. Unconfirmed reports suggest one.
Pakistani militant, according to police sources, is travelling from one house to another.
Forces attempting to pin point his location.
Loud bangs and firing being reported by locals.
Police confirmed that the loud noises emanating from the area are not blasts but motor shelling