Terrorists Killed in an Encounter at Jammu & Kashmir's Baramulla

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The Killed Terrorist has been identified as Abid Wani


SRINAGAR: A Terrorist of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Saturday. This information was shared by senior officials. A police officer said that a cordon and search operation was launched in Karahama Kunjar area of Baramulla after receiving information about the presence of terrorists.

The Militants opened fire on the security forces, in response to which the security forces also opened fire, leading to an encounter. The official said that one terrorist was killed in the retaliatory firing. The Killed Terrorist has been identified as Abid Wani.  

Taking to Twitter, Kashmir Zone Police wrote, "#BaramullaEncounterUpdate: Killed #terrorist identified as Abid Wani S/O Mohd Rafiq Wani R/O Yarhol Babapora Kulgam, linked with proscribed #terror outfit LeT. Incriminating materials, 01 AK 47 rifle recovered. @JmuKmrPolice."