- SRINAGAR: A militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter between security forces and militants in the Kalakote area of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir.
Quoting officials, GNS reported that one militant identified as Qari resident of Pakistan has been killed in the ongoing gunfight..
Officials said that the slain militant was associated with Lashkar-i-Toiba oufit and is believed to be master mind behind Dangri and Kandi attack. “He was active in Rajouri-Poonch alongwith his group for the past one year.”
As per the reports, he was sent to revive militancy in the region. “He is believed to be an expert in IEDs, operating and hiding from Caves and a trained sniper.”
Already, four army men, including two officers have lost their life in the ensuing gunfight.