Two LeT militants killed in Srinagar encounter ‘Three injured cops discharged from the hospital’

Kashmir News Trust

Two militants including a national from Pakistan were killed in a Srinagar encounter on Tuesday.

During the encounter, three cops suffered minor injuries.

Divulging information about the encounter, police through a series of tweets informed that the slain militants were affiliated with banned outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba.

Police said that two militants were killed in a swift action in Bemina area of Srinagar city. Police said that a cop also sustained injuries during the encounter.

Police identified the Pakistani militant as Abdullah Goujri from Faisalabad, Pakistan, terming his killing as a big success.

Police said that duo killed in the encounter were part of the same group that had escaped from the encounter site in North Kashmir’s Sopore. “We have been tracking their movement,” police added.

Meanwhile, sources told news agency Kashmir News Trust that three cops with minor injuries were brought to PCR Hospital from the encounter site. Sources added that after receiving first aid, all the cops were discharged from the hospital. (KNT)


Neyaz Elahi

Neyaz Elahi, who switched from Electronic to Print Media is a Kashmir based Accredited Journalist who has written extensively on Kashmir for local, national and international web portals. He is currently associated with Srinagar based News Agency Kashmir News Trust (KNT).

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