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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.

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.