Srinagar: Another gunfight started between terrorists and security forces in Chingam area of South Kashmir Kulgam district on Saturday afternoon.

Srinagar based news agency Kashmir Scroll quoted the top police officer as saying that a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon and search operation in Chingam.

“As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight” he said.

Earlier encounter started at Matergam area of Kulgam district in which one army personnel was killed.

Operations at both places are underway.