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LeT commander Waseem Shah among two militants killed in Kashmir's Pulwama

Top commander Waseem Shah was also killed in the encounter

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Two terrorists Wasim Shah and Hafiz Nisar gunned down by security forces in an encounter in J&K's Pulwama (Photo: Twitter, @ANI)
Two terrorists Wasim Shah and Hafiz Nisar gunned down by security forces in an encounter in J&K's Pulwama (Photo: Twitter, @ANI)

Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants, including top commander Waseem Shah, on Saturday were killed in an encounter with in district of  

launched an operation in area of this morning following information from specific intelligence inputs about the presence of the militants in the area, a police official said. 

The militants opened fire on which was retaliated by the law enforcement personnel, he said. 

The other slain militant has been identified as

The operation was still on, the officer said.
 
According to reports, one AK-47, one AK-56 and six AK magazines were recovered by the

Earlier on Wednesday, two other terrorists were killed in an encounter with the in Hajin area of Bandipora district of

While four days back, three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were killed when a cordon and search operation (CASO) turned into an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian.

First Published: Sat, October 14 2017. 09:23 IST
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