Kashmir Kashmir: 12 militants killed within 72 hours, says Police

Kashmir: 12 militants killed within 72 hours, says Police

-

- Advertisment -

Twelve militants killed in four separate gunfights within 72 hours belonged to Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind (AGuH), Al-Badr and Lashker-e-Toiba, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh said on Sunday.

He said that while seven militants belonged to AGuH including the outfit’s chief, three were from Al-Badr and two from LeT/TRF.

Regarding two from LeT/TRF, he said that both were “hardcore local militants” and responsible for April 9 killing of a TA soldier at Bijbhera Anantnag. “They were active for long and wanted in many cases cases and were killed in Bijbhera gunfight,” he told GNS. With this, he said twelve militants were killed in four separate operations over the last 72 hours. “With the killing of seven AGuH militants at Tral and Shopian , the outfit has been fully eliminated. Three militants of Al Badr were killed at Hatipora Shopian.” (GNS)

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Militant, two army men killed in ongoing Shopian gunfight

In the ongoing encounter in South Kashmir’s Shopian village a militant and two soldiers have been killed, official sources...

IPS officer Arvid Negi arrested for ‘leaking’ secret documents to Lashkar-e-Taiba

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday arrested its former Superintendent of Police (SP) and IPS officer Arvind Digvijay...

Srinagar police deploys women’s safety squad at Parraypora

As crime rate against women is increasing in Kashmir, Srinagar police has taken an initiative of deploying a women's...

Growing use of narcotics root cause of crimes against women, says J&K Police

Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday said that there is no abrupt rise in crimes against women in Srinagar...
- Advertisement -

SIA Quizzes Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer, 5 Other Key Members For Eight Hours

State Investigation Agency (SIA) on Thursday quizzed Ameer (president) of Jammat-e-Islami and six other members of the banned association...

Shopian Court Orders Arrest of Journalist Gowhar Geelani

A Court in South Kashmir’s Shopian district ordered arrest of journalist and columnist Gowhar Nazir Geelani to ensure his...

Must Read

Militant, two army men killed in ongoing Shopian gunfight

In the ongoing encounter in South Kashmir’s Shopian village...

IPS officer Arvid Negi arrested for ‘leaking’ secret documents to Lashkar-e-Taiba

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday arrested its...
- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you