Gunfight breaks out in Reban Sopore

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Sopore, July 12: Gunfight is raging out between militants and government forces in Reban village of Sopore North Kashmir Baramulla district on wee hours.

Official sources said that contingents of Army 22 RR, SOG Sopore,and CRPF, 92 BTN, Baramulla QRT and Police cordon off the Reban village.

As the forces intensified the searches, hiding militants in the area opened fire, leading to a gun fight which was going on when last reports came in.

The army has already rushed more reinforcement in the area, they said.

A police officer confirmed that the encounter starts and said that the cordon was launched following specific inputs in the village.

Sources said two Lashkar_e_Toaiba militants believed to be trapped in the area—(KNO)

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