Five terrorists killed in J&K, blast hurts 11
Srinagar: Security forces killed five top Hizbul Mujahedeen and Lashkar-e-toiba terrorists on Sunday South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. The slain terrorists have been identified as Waseem Ahmad Rather, Aqib Nazir Mir, Parvaiz Ahmad Bhat, Idrees Ahmad Bhat and Zahid Ahmad Parray.
“It was a combined group of Hizbul Mujhadeen and LET. They were wanted for their involvement in a series of terror crimes including attack on security establishments and civilian atrocities,” the spokesperson said.
The police said Waseem, Aqib and Parvaiz were involved in the killings of a civilian Mohd Iqbal Kawaq and Mukhtar Ahmad Malik, a local army soldier of 162 Territorial Army (TA), at Shurat village.
On September 17, terrorists disguised as journalists barged into Malik’s house and shot him dead. Turn to P4
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