At least three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LED) -The Resistance Front (DRF) terrorists were killed during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district.
Police said the recovered weapons and ammunition were recovered from them.
“#ShopianEncounterUpdate: 03 terrorists of LeT (TRF) killed. Identified. Criminal items including weapons and ammunition recovered. Search is on. Further details are as follows. @JmuKmrPolice,” Kashmir Zonal Police tweeted from its official Twitter handle.
#ShopianEncounterUpdate: 03 people were killed #TerroristsHe was identified as a militant Mukhtar Shah # கந்தர்பால், To whom it was transferred # Sophian After the killing of Virendra Paswan, a street vendor from Bihar: IGP Kashmir@JmuKmrPolicehttps://t.co/0vgygLxLpr
– Kashmir Zonal Police (போலீஸ் Kashmir Police) October 11, 2021
The encounter started on Monday in Shopian, Tulran, Imamsab area.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Vijay Kumar said one of the Resistance Force terrorists killed in the encounter at Lashkar-e-Taiba-Shopian was from Ganderbal district.
“A terrorist was identified as Mukhtar Shah of Ganderbal. He was transferred to Shopian after killing Virender Paswan, a street vendor from Bihar,” Kumar said.