J K News Today
Jammu, February 16:
Militants have escaped from encounter site at Palhalan , near Pattan in north Kashmir on Friday morning .
The sources said that the militants were able to dodge the security forces after having engaged them in a gun fight initially .
The army and CRPF had laid siege to a suspected hideout of militants in Palhalan area of Barammual district early this morning. Militants fired on the security personnel and escaped .
The security forces, however, have launched search operations.