Two terrorists were killed on Friday in an encounter with security forces in the Warpora area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir.
The operation was launched on Thursday evening after security forces received specific information about the presence of terrorists there.
According to the Kashmir Police one of the terrorists who was killed in the encounter has been identified as Fayaz War, who was involved in several attacks and killing of civilians and security forces personnel.
IGP Kashmir in a tweet said, “one of killed #terrorist Fayaz War was involved in several attacks & #killings of civilians/ SFs. He was last #perpetrator of #violences in #NorthKashmir.”
Police have also recovered incriminating materials including arms and ammunition from the site.