A gunfight broke out in Kellam area of Devsar in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday morning.
Sources said that government forces cordoned off Kellam area of Kulgam.
Soon after the joint team of forces fired several gunshots amid the cordon leading to an encounter, they said.
Sources told KashmirDispatch that many militants are believed to be trapped.
When reports last came in the firefight was going on.