Srinagar, August 17: As the forces laid siege after militants attacked Naka party in Kreeri, encounter rages between militants and forces in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

A police officer told GNS that as the forces were searching for the militants in Kreeri after earlier attack, contact was established with the fleeing militants. In ensuing gunfight one militant has been killed.

Till this report was being filed, intermittent firing was going on.(GNS)