Poonch, Nov 17 (UNI) Army and militants today exchanged fire in Mendhar area of this bordering district of Poonch which goes to the Assembly polls today, official sources said.
There was a heavy exchange of fire with militants at Behra forests near Mendhar town of the district early morning, sources said.
The search operation was on in the area.
Three constituencies -- Mendhar, Poonch-Haveli and Surankote -- goes to the polls today.
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