Security forces launched a search operation in Kanchipora village of Tangmarg, 35 kms from here, following information about presence of two militants in the area, a police official said.
Exchange of fire between the two sides started at 6.30 am but so far no casualties were reported from either side, he said.
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Two terrorists reportedly belonging to Hizbul Mujahideen were holed up in the area. The security forces eliminated both the terrorists after hours of gunbattle.