The bullet-riddled body of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant, Fayaz Ahmed, was found in Tanmarg region of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday morning, police said.
The senior Mujahideen leader’s body was found in a paddy field in Wailoo village in Kunzer region of Tangmarg, a town in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir,
Police has sent his body for post-mortem to a hospital in Tangmarg.
The death of the 35-year-old resident of Wayil Pattan was the result of rivalry between Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Islam, according to report
Protests erupted in the region as angry villagers threw stones at Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officials and the security forces fired tear gas on the protesters
The protesters alleged Special Operation Group’s (SOG) hand in Bhat’s killing.