Baramulla: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday eliminated a terrorist from here. Vanigam hair Baramulla village in a joint operation.
According to the police, today in a joint operation was launched with Indian ArmyWhen they laid siege to the area and in the ensuing shelling, one terrorist was killed.
In the operation, an Indian Army attack dog also lost his life while three personnel of the security forces suffered minor injuries.
They have also recovered an AK rifle and war like stores from the terrorist’s possession during the joint operation.
Acting on a specific input, the Police, Army (29RR) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) (2nd Bn) launched a joint cordon-and-search operation, following which they found objectionable material, arms and ammunition including an AK-47 rifle. Ammo recovered. Three AK-magazines, seven AK-rounds, a pouch and a bag were recovered from the encounter site.
Earlier in the day, the Jammu and Kashmir Police had nabbed two hybrid terrorists of the outlawed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba during an encounter in Baramulla.
According to the police, the terrorists who tried to escape after seeing a joint block set up by 92 personnel of Sopore Police, 32 RR and CRPF were arrested at Dangiwacha around 5.30 pm.
On the basis of preliminary investigation, the arrested persons disclosed their identity as follows tariq ah vanu and Ishfaq Ah Wani, both from JK’s Old Airfield area of Rangreth.
The police have also recovered two pistols and two pistol magazines along with 11 live cartridges from their possession, the police statement said, adding that the terrorists were constantly on the lookout for opportunities to attack these security forces and civilians in the union territory. .
The police have registered an FIR under Section 506 of the Indian Penal Code.Indian Penal Code) and Section 7 and 25 of IA Act 13 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in Rafiabad.