Jammu & Kashmir: Jaish’s notorious terrorist Zahid Wani killed in encounter, security forces killed five terrorists in 12 hours
The Kashmir Zone Police tweeted this information. During an encounter in Pulwama, four terrorists were killed and one terrorist was killed in Budgam. Police said both places recovered a large cache of weapons.
In the last 12 hours, two encounters with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama and Budgam districts resulted in the deaths of five terrorists, including a notorious Jaish-e-Mohammed commander and a Pakistani terrorist. It was a joint operation between the police, army, and CRPF.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Vijay Kumar said five terrorists – including Jaish commander terrorist Zahid Wani – were killed in two encounters here in 12 hours.
This is a big success, five terrorists killed in two encounters – IGP
It was reported in a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police that “Five terrorists of a Pakistan-backed terrorist organization – Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and JeM – were killed in two encounters in the past 12 hours. Jaish commander Zahid Wani and a Pakistani terrorist were also killed. This is a big victory for us.”
A terrorist was killed in Budgam, while four terrorists were killed in Pulwama
The police reported that four terrorists were killed in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in the Naira area of Pulwama district. A large cache of weapons and ammunition was recovered from them. A search operation is underway.
One terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces in the Charar-e-Sharif area of Budgam district, police said. He was found with an AK-56 and other weapons. Search operations are underway.