Top Al-Badr commander among 04 militants in Shopian encounter

Slain militants responsible of abducting and killing of Khonmoh Panch:IGP Kashmir

One militant caught alive amid exchange of fire

Srinagar, August 28 : Top commander of Al-Badr among four militants were killed on Friday in an encounter in Kiloora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian.

Inspector General of Police Kashmir, Vijay Kumar said that four militants of Al-Badr were killed today.

IGP further said that among the slain militants, district commander Shakoor Parray and Suhail Bhat had abducted and killed Khonmoh Panch.

Meanwhile, one militant was caught alive during exchange of firing.

Earlier, According to the reports reaching GNS, a joint team of Police, Army’s 44RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Kiloora.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.