SHOPIAN ENCOUNTER : SLAIN TERRORISTS HAILED FROM PULWAMA
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday identified the three terrorists slain in an encounter with the security forces in Kellar area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
A police spokesman identified the slain terrorists as Sajad Khanday, Aqib Ahmad Dar and Basharat Ahmad Mir – all residents of Pulwama district.
He said the trio were a part of a combined group of Hizb ul Mujahideen (HM) and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) outfits.
The spokesman said all three terrorists were involved in many terror attacks and several cases were also registered against them.
The trio was killed in an encounter with the security forces in Yarwan area of Keller in Shopian today morning.