Three LeT militants killed in J&K

23 November, 2017, 00:53 | Author: Kim Reid
  • Soldier killed in gunbattle with militants in Kupwara

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, who were Pakistani nationals, were killed by security forces in Magam area of Handwara district in North Kashmir, said Jammu and Kashmir police on Tuesday.

Separately, the Army and police launched a joint operation in the forests of Zirhama, 11 km from Kupwara town.

The gun battle was ongoing till the filing of this report.

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A soldier was martyred on Tuesday in two gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district. "Contact with militants was established early morning, " an official said. The fire was immediately retaliated and in the ensuing encounter, three militants were eliminated.

"The militants fired on the army men and the fire was returned by the troops".

He said an army man and a militant were killed and two army personnel injured in the gunfight.

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Since the operation took place in forest area, para commandos were also pressed into action.

Pertinently, a Mugees Ahmed Mir, a militant from the area was killed on Friday evening in a gun fight at Zakura area in the outskirts of Srinagar city.

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