JK: Encounter underway, weapon snatched from CRPF jawan in Tral

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Srinagar [India], Mar. 4 (ANI): Amid the encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Tral, Jammu and Kashmir, an incident of a weapon being snatched from a CRPF jawan has emerged, sources report. Earlier today, the Army launched a cordon and search in Tral at around 6:30 pm on the basis of information of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in Srinagar. Sourced further state that a terrorist named Aqib of Hina village is reported to be holed-up along with two more terrorists. Attempts are underway to smoke out the terrorists. More details are awaited. (ANI)