Three militants killed in Hajin encounter at Parr Mohalla : Befitting reply to atrocities on Civilians, SF, Abduction of police pers & their family members
Hajin, Aug 31: Three militants were killed during an encounter at Par Mohalla, Hajin on 30 Aug at North Kashmir’s Bandipora district
A police official said that during the searches, militants fired upon the search party, which was retaliated leading to an encounter. In the ensuing encounter three militants were killed however only two bodies of the slain militants could be recovered. Third dead body of the terrorist was taken by civilians amidst clashes which erupted between local youth and forces personnel.
“Huge quantity of arms and ammunition including rifles, magazines, pouches and incriminating material was recovered from the site of encounter,” the official said.
He said from the incriminating material seized from the site of encounter, it is learnt that all the killed militants were foreign terrorists identified as Rizwan alias Jindaal(Cat A++), Ali alias Maaz (Cat A+) and Abu Zarar (CatA++). The militants were affiliated with proscribed militant outfit LeT and were involved in several attacks on security establishments and atrocities including civilians killings in the area. Ali @ Maaz was the most dreaded terrorist involved in atrocities in Hajin. He single handedly cut the throat of more than five innocent locals in the area. His death is a severe jolt to LeT Tanzim and has broken their back bone.
Police has registered a case in this regard and the investigation has been initiated in the instant matter.