Srinagar, October 11: A militant has been killed in an encounter at GundJahangir area of Hajin North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Monday.
Slain militant has been identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad Dar affiliated with proscribed militant outfit LeT (TRF).
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As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight.
Pertinently, this is second encounter in the Valley in just span of few hours. Earlier a unidentified militant was killed in a brief encounter in Verinag area of Anantnag.