A gunshot was heard near a CRPF camp on Saturday morning, triggering panic in the area, a police official said. No casualties have been reported so far. However, the area was cordoned off soon after the attack.
He said it was not an attack on the camp, “but a bullet fired somewhere”. There was no report of any casualty.
J&K-Terrorists attack Complex in Bijbehara where CRPF & Army troops are stationed.No casualties/injuries.Area cordoned off(visuals deferred) pic.twitter.com/o40CadBZhN— ANI (@ANI_news) June 17, 2017
Earlier, two civilians were killed and a militant was gunned down during an encounter between security forces and Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists in Anantnag district of south Kashmir on Friday.
The encounter broke out at 10 AM at Arwani village in Bijbehara, 51 km from Srinagar, in which 10 other civilians were injured, while three terrorists were trapped inside a house.