Jaish militant killed in Anantnag encounter

first_imgSecurity forces killed a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militant in an operation in a forest area of Anantnag on Saturday.A police official said the security forces established contact with armed militants in Nowgam area of Verninag, “who opened fire”.“The body of a militant was recovered from the encounter site. A combing operation is on in the forest area,” said the police.The slain militant was a local and was identified as Iqbal Ahmad of Panzath, Dooru. Ahmad was associated with the JeM, said the police.Mobile Internet was suspended in parts of Anantnag as a precautionary measure.last_img

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