Srinagar: Two terrorists involved in a recent civilian killing were killed in separate operations in Anantnag and Bandipora on Sunday (October 11) night, informed Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbag Singh, on Monday.
Singh further said that one terrorist had been identified as Imtiaz Ahmad Dar, who was involved in one of the recent civilian killings in the Valley.
Kashmir Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Vijay Kumar informed that Dar was affiliated with proscribed terror outfit LeT (TRF).
Earlier, the police had informed that an encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists at Gund Jahangeer Hajin in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Last week, an unidentified terrorist was neutralised by the security forces in the Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. A policeman also suffered injuries in the encounter with the terrorist.
Earlier on Tuesday, three civilians were killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir in separate incidents. Terrorists fired at a man identified as Mohd Shafi Lone in the Shahgund area of Bandipora. Lone was a resident of Naidkhai, police said.
Also, on Thursday, two government teachers, including Supinder Kaur from Srinagar and Deepak Chand from Jammu, were killed in the union territory.