Srinagar: An encounter on Thursday broke out between security forces and terrorists in Athoora, Kheri in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, news agency ANI reported. Meanwhile, the encounter is underway.

It is a developing story and more details are awaited.

In an earlier incident, security forces and terrorists exchanged gunfire in Nowgam village located on the outskirts of Srinagar, news agency ANI reported. The encounter broke out in the early hours of Wednesday at Soothu area of Nowgam village. Further, the bodies of two terrorists were also recovered during the encounter.