Aasif Suhaf, Jammu & Kashmir, Feb 12: This is the latest visual from Srinagar's Karan Nagar where an encounter is underway at a CRPF camp. Gunshots are clearly heard near CRPF camp in Srinagar's Karan Nagar. Encounter underway at CRPF camp in Srinagar's Karan Nagar. 23 Bn CRPF are engaged in firing.
Encounter started between militants and forces in Karan Nagar area of Srinagar, attack was earlier repulsed by CRPF in morning at 4.30am, sources confirmed to News24.
During search operation contact has been established with militants in nearby building. All this while firing is going on.
Two militants are hold up in an under construction building on the backside of CRPF Camp. Initial reports suggest that two militants are believed to be hold up. 1 CRPF Jawan has been injured according to the official sources.
Two terrorists, carrying bags and armed with AK47s, were seen approaching towards a CRPF camp in Srinagar in the early hours of Monday.
The sentries immediately opened fire at around 4.30 am, after which the terrorist fled from the spot. A search operation in and around the camp is underway.
News24Bureau with Agencies