Encounter underway between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtawar

An encounter began between terrorists and security forces in Keshwaan forest area of Kishtawar district in Jammu and Kashmir region on Friday evening. 

Encounter underway between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtawar
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Srinagar: An encounter began between terrorists and security forces in Keshwaan forest area of Kishtawar district in Jammu and Kashmir region on Friday evening. 

An operation was launched in the area following inputs on the presence of terrorists in the area. 

The operation was being jointly carried out by Army and police in Keshwan forest, the officials said, adding that there was no immediate report of any contact between the search parties and the suspected terrorists, reported news agency PTI.