LeT terrorist among 3 killed in meeting with security forces in J&K Baramulla | India News
Kashmir Police Inspector General Vijay Kumar said the meeting took place in the Gund Brath area of Sopore, in the northern district of Kashmir.
#UPDATE | The main terrorist of LeT Mudasir Pandit who was involved in the murder of 3 policemen, 2 councilors and 2 civilians… https://t.co/jJQI2j66Q5
– ANI (@ANI) 1624233454000
The encounter had begun late Sunday night when security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the area after receiving information about the presence of at least three terrorists, including Pandit, in the area.
“LeT Mudasir Pandit #terrorist who was involved in the #kill of 03 policemen, 02 councilors and 02 civilians recently and various other #terror crimes were killed in the #Sopore #encounter,” IGP tweeted.
Pandit was wanted by the security forces in many cases, including the murder of two BJP councilors and a policeman during a meeting in Sopore in March this year.