Militant killed in Hajin encounter, searches on: Police
Srinagar, Oct 11: A militant has been killed in an encounter at Gund Jahangir area of Hajin North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Monday.
Official sources said that one militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter, however identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained.
Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Monday said that LeT militant killed in Bandipora was involved in recent killing of Sumo Driver at Shahgund.
Taking on to official Twitter handler, Kashmir Zone Police quoting IGP wrote, “Killed militant has been identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad Dar affiliated with proscribed militant outfit LeT (TRF). He was involved in recent civilian killing at Shahgund Bandipora: IGP Kashmir, “.
Pertinently, four militant associates were arrested in Bandipora yesterday who were also part of Shahgund civilian killing. Police had said that the fifth one is at large and he has joined the militants. (GNS)