Srinagar: A hideout has been unearthed near the encounter site at Sagam area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Sunday, officials said.

A top police officer told GNS that during firefight at the encounter site, a hideout was also found by the security forces.

However, recovery from the hideout spot was not available at the time of filing this story.

Meanwhile, operation in Sagam area of Anantnag will be prolonged since it is a huge forest area, the officer added.(GNS)