Three terrorists together with one of the wished Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists had been shot lifeless by safety forces in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir. Primarily based on digital proof from cell phone, one of many terrorists was being skilled for a suicide assault, the police mentioned.
In Kulgam, the military and Central Reserve Police Pressure, or CRPF, launched a search operation after they bought intelligence inputs of presence of terrorists. The terrorists had been discovered and advised to give up, the police mentioned in a press release.
The terrorists, nonetheless, fired on the forces, resulting in an encounter by which a terrorist was shot lifeless. One other one who managed to cover at evening was advised to give up in morning. He, too, shot on the safety forces, after which they killed him, the police mentioned.
The joint groups ensured security of civilians and shifted them to safer locations earlier than the encounter.
The lifeless terrorists have been recognized as Hizbul terrorists Shiraz Ahmad and Yawar Ahmad. Police information present each had been a part of teams concerned in a number of terror crimes together with assaults on safety forces and civilians. Shiraz was among the many most wished terrorists and had been lively since 2016.
The second encounter occurred at Bund Bemina, the place a terrorist was shot lifeless by a joint group of the military and the CRPF’s fast response pressure. This Hizbul terrorist has been recognized Amir Riyaz. Amir was suspected to be tasked to hold out a suicide mission, the police mentioned. Digital proof recovered from his cell phone exhibits he was being ready by a terror outfit for a suicide assault, the police mentioned.
Kashmir Inspector Common of Police Vijay Kumar congratulated the joint groups for finishing up each the operations in knowledgeable method, leading to elimination of three terrorists together with a most wished one.
He additionally congratulated the police and particular forces models for working with nice synergy and coordination.