Mujgund gunfight: Police version

A search operation was launched yesterday jointly by Police and security forces based on a credible input about the presence of militants at Mujgund area on Bandipora Road.

During the search operation, the search party was fired upon by the hiding militants. The fire was retaliated leading to a gunfight. In the initial exchange of fire, an army man sustained injuries and was shifted to a hospital for medical treatment.

In the ensuing enc