Sources said that militants opened fire on a police party leaving four Jammu and Kashmir Police men injured.
They were rushed to a nearby hospital but were later shifted to Srinagar Hospital as they were in a critical condition.
"We have launched a search operation to locate the militants in the area," said a senior J&K Police officer.
Additional forces were brought to the area.
Cordon was on when the last dispatch was filed.
--IBNS (Posted on 07-01-2014)