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  India   All India  10 Sep 2017  Shopian encounter: 1 terrorist dead, 1 surrenders, as security forces surrounds other

Shopian encounter: 1 terrorist dead, 1 surrenders, as security forces surrounds other

ANI
Published : Sep 10, 2017, 2:38 pm IST
Updated : Sep 10, 2017, 2:38 pm IST

The killed terrorist has been identified as Tariq Bhat of Hizbul Mujahideen.

Tariq Bhat of Hizbul Mujahideen. (Photo: Twitter | ANI)
 Tariq Bhat of Hizbul Mujahideen. (Photo: Twitter | ANI)

Shopian: In the ongoing encounter at Shopian's Barbug area where the security forces gunned down a terrorist, one has surrendered, while another is surrounded by the security forces.

The killed terrorist has been identified as Tariq Bhat of Hizbul Mujahideen, while the surrendered terrorist has been named Adil Dar from Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

The terrorist, surrounded by the forces, has been identified as Mohd. Altar Rather from LeT.

Further details are awaited.

In another encounter in Imam Sahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, one terrorist was killed by security forces, on Saturday.

Tags: kashmir unrest, hizbul mujahideen, lashkar e taibe, terrorist attack
Location: India, Jammu and Kashmir