Gunbattle On In J&K's Sopore District

10 June 2009
The Times of India


Srinagar: A gunbattle broke out between militants and security forces in Sopore town of North Kashmir, 55 kms from here, on Wednesday morning. Acting on specific information, police assisted by army launched a combing operation at Dangerpora.As the security forces zeroed in to the specific house in which two militants were believed to be hiding, they came under fire triggering a gunbattle, police said. The gunbattle was still going on.