Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces during a joint operation killed three terrorists belonging to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT)-The Resistance Front (TRF) in the early hours of Tuesday.
According to a media report, the encounter took place at Tulran village of Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir.
The report quoted Kashmir Zone Police as saying that incriminating materials including arms and ammunition were recovered from the spot.
The search operation, carried out by a joint team of the Army, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and Jammu and Kashmir Police, is going on, police said.
“Out of three killed terrorists, one terrorist has been identified as Mukhtar Shah of Ganderbal, who shifted to Shopian after killing one street hawker Virendra Paswan of Bihar,” IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar has been quoted as saying by Kashmir Zone Police.
As per the report, the other two militants have been identified as Danish Ahmad of Rai Kapran and Yawar Ahmad of Pehlipora Shopian.