J-K: Encounter in Kashmir's Shopian district ends, militants escape

The terrorists fled from the spot amid heavy cross-fire with Indian security forces.

Militants holed up in Chilipora village of Kashmir's Shopian district since Friday evening escaped today.

The terrorists fled from the spot amid heavy cross-fire with Indian security forces.

Late Friday night, security forces had cordoned off the Chilipora village after receiving inputs regarding the presence of two militants.

During the cordon off, holed up terrorists started firing at the personnel of 55 Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group of Jammu-Kashmir Police.

More details awaited.

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