Handwara : An encounter has broken out in open field in Handwara near by_Pass after millitants opened fire on a Naka party . A senior Police officer in the district told Kashmir Clarion that exchange of fire has taken place but declined to eloberate further. However unconfirmed reports suggest that one millitant was severely injured in the initial fire who later scumbed . Another Police Officer told Kashmir Clarion that they were probably two in number and have taken positions in the open Agricultural adjacent to road. He also said that one has been killed .He added forces have engaged them.
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