Srinagar, Sep 18: A search operation in Noor Bagh area of Srinagar city has turned into an encounter.
Official sources said that after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in Bhagwanpora Noor Bagh area of Srinagar, Joint Forces cordoned off the area.
The Forces after warning shots established contact with the militants.
The intermittent exchange of fire was going on in the area till the filing of this report. (KNT)