The encounter between security forces and terrorists holed up in Langate area of Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir is underway.
J&K:Encounter underway in Langate area of Handwara between Security forces and terrorists (visuals deferred by unspecified time) pic.twitter.com/MEa9BWfmgI
— ANI (@ANI_news) November 28, 2016
As the encounter is on, security forces have cordoned off the area. As of now little details are available.
After the surgical strike by the Indian armed forces across the Line of Control (LoC), terror attacks in the Jammu and Kashmir have increased.
Here are details of other recent encounters that took place in the region.