A top Pakistani terrorist belonging to proscribed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed was among the two terrorists killed on Saturday in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama.
IGP Kashmir in a tweet said, “Top most #Pakistani #terrorist affiliated with proscribed #terror outfit JeM Lamboo killed in today’s #encounter. Identification of second terrorist being ascertained.”
IG Kashmir Vijay Kumar has also congratulated the army and the police for the successful anti-terror operation.
The encounter started after security forces cordoned off the area and launched a search operation after receiving information about the presence of terrorists there.
Kashmir Zone Police earlier tweeted, “Exact location of #encounter is between Namibian & Marsar, general area #Dachigam forest. 02 unidentified #terrorists killed. Army and Police on job. Search is still going on.”