Terrorists targeted a police post in Srinagar's Chanapora area on Friday evening. One cop has sustained injuries in the firefight.
Several rounds of fire exchange took place between security personnel and the terrorists which resulted in one cop sustaining injuries. He has been shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, the area has been cordoned off and a search operation has been launched to nab the terrorists.
Top-ranking police officials of J&K police have confirmed that there has been an exchange of firing and are ascertaining the details.
"There was a standoff firing on Police Post Chanapora falling under the jurisdiction of Police station Saddar. One policeman sustained injuries," a police spokesman said.