Baramulla: Security forces and militants are engaged in a confrontation

Police stated that militants and security personnel clashed in Sopore district of Baramulla in Jammu Kashmir, early Tuesday.

An official from the police said that security forces deployed a search force and cordon to Pethseer area in Sopore on Monday night, following information about militants.

He claimed that the search became an encounter in the morning hours of Tuesday, when the ultras opened firing on security forces positions.

So far, neither side has reported any casualties.