Top Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist gunned down in encounter in J&K
Srinagar: In a major breakthrough, a joint team of armed forces on Monday killed top Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist Khalid in Ladoora area of North Kashmir, police said.
Jammu and Kashmir Police DG SP Vaid said that it was a major success for the armed forces as the militant was involved in many terror attacks on security camps in North Kashmir as well as targeting policemen in particular.
“He was killed in a joint operation by the Jammu and Kashmir Police’s Special Operation Group, local police, the CRPF and the Army,” he said.
Khalid who is a Pakistani national, had been operational in the area for last two to three years and was also instrumental in arranging recruits for the terror outfit, police said.