Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen commander Azad Lalhari, who was concerned in the Pulwama assault in Jammu and Kashmir, was killed by the military in an encounter at Karamjipora.
The operation was launched by the police together with the Indian Army’s 53 Rashtriya Rifles.
Two safety forces personnel had been additionally injured in the encounter, one in every of whom achieved martyrdom in hospital.
The slain terrorist labored as an underground employee for the Hizbul Mujahideen earlier than turning into totally lively in the Lalahari department of the terrorist group.
It is being stated that Lalhari had attacked a checkpoint arrange by the safety forces in Pulwama alongside along with his colleagues on May 22. A policeman named Anup Singh was martyred in this assault.
At current, the shootout has stopped on the web site of the encounter and the search operation is constant in the realm as a result of fears of the presence of extra militants by safety forces.
Intelligence businesses have acquired info that terrorists are hiding in a backyard in Karamjipora of Pulwama district, as quickly as info was acquired, safety forces surrounded the realm and performed a search operation in the realm.
Seeing themselves surrounded, the terrorists opened hearth on the safety forces. The safety forces additionally retaliated. Security forces are at the moment operating a search operation in the realm. An-47, grenade in addition to different offensive gadgets had been additionally recovered from the scene. Those who’ve been captured by the police.