Top Al-Badr commander among 04 terrorists in Shopian encounter: IGP Kashmir

Top commander of Al-Badr among four terrorists were killed on Friday in an encounter in Kiloora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian.

Inspector General of Police Kashmir, Vijay Kumar said that four terrorists of Al-Badr were killed today.

IGP further said that among the slain terrorists, district commander Shakoor Parray and Suhail Bhat had abducted and killed Khonmoh Panch.

Meanwhile, one terrorist was caught alive during exchange of firing.

Earlier, according to the reports, a joint team of Police, Army’s 44RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Kiloora.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.