Top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Haider from Pakistan was killed in Handwara encounter, said IG Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Sunday.
“Top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Haider from Pakistan killed in Handwara encounter,” ANI quoted Kumar as having said.
Earlier in the day, Army spokesperson said that two militants were killed in the encounter, which ensued between militants and forces at Chanjmullah area of Handwara on Saturday.
While the four Army personnel, including a Colonel and a Major, and the police Sub Inspector were also in the encounter. (ANI)