Police on Wednesday said that a top commander of JeM who was also an IED expert was among two militants killed in the Pulwama gunfight.
#PulwamaEncounterUpdate: #Terrorist commander of proscribed #terror outfit JeM Yasir Parray, an IED Expert & foreign terrorist Furqan #neutralised. Both were involved in several terror #crime cases. A big #success: IGP Kashmir@JmuKmrPolice https://t.co/ahzk4nEFcm
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) December 1, 2021
The gunfight, as per police, broke out before dawn after the security forces launched a search operation in Qasbyar area of the district.