Baramulla: Encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Binner area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday evening.

Officials sources told GNS that on a specific input a cordon and search operation was launched in Binner area.

As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, leading an encounter.

Till this report was being filed intermittent exchange of fire between militants and security forces was going on.

Pertinently this is second Encounter of the day in the Baramulla district. One newly recruited JeM militants was killed, two armymen and a cop was also injured.(GNS)