Kreeri Encounter: Third terrorist killed, searches on

Third terrorist has been killed in an ongoing operation in Kreeri area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday.

Offcial sources said that after resuming operation this morning, one more terrorist has been killed.

They said the slain terrorist is likely to be non-local and was hiding inside a Hideout which was blasted by using IED.

Meanwhile searches are still underway in the area till this report was being filed.

Pertinently, yesterday 06 persons lost their lives including 02 CRPF troopers, 01 JK cop, 01 Army solidier and two local LeT terrorists in the gunfight.

Director General of police Dilbagh Singh yesterday during a press conference said that Top LeT Commander Sajad Haider from Sopore was among the two slain terrorists. Who as per DGP was instrumental in recruiting new terrotists and was mastermind behind many attacks on security forces and political activists.