A gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in Thanamandi area of Rajouri district on Friday morning, officials said here.
An official told the news agency Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a joint operation was launcher by police and army in the area.
Meanwhile, IGP Jammu on its official Twitter handle also confirmed that encounter has started between militants and security forces.
“Contact with terrorists established at Thanamandi #Rajouri. #Police and #Army on the spot,” IGP Jammu Tweeted. (KNO)