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North Kashmir: PreDawn Gunfight breaks out in Kupwara

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Srinagar, June 07: A Predawn encounter has started between militants and government forces in Kandi area of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday.

Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon and search operation in Kandi.

As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.

A senior police officer also confirmed to GNS about exchange of firing between militants and security forces.

Pertinently one Foreign LeT was killed on Monday evening in a gunfight at Sopore.(GNS)

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