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Militants fire at police post in Shopian

According to a police source, militants fired towards Keegam police post at 7.10 pm.
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Shopian | Posted : Jan 13 2018 1:29AM | Updated: Jan 13 2018 12:35AM
Militants fire at police post in Shopian
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Militants fired towards a police post in Shopian district on Friday evening, triggering panic in the area, an official said.

According to a police source, militants fired towards Keegam police post at 7.10 pm.

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The exchange of fire continued for some minutes following which the militants escaped from the spot, the source said.

“No casualties were reported,” a police official said.

Soon after the incident, forces rushed to the spot, cordoned off the area and carried out a search operation.