One of the two militants killed in Marhama, Bijbehara areaof Anantnag in south Kashmir has been identified as Sajad Ahmad Bhat who wasthe owner of the car used in Lethpora attack in February this year in which 40CRPF men were killed.
A police officer confirmed to news agency GNS that SajadBhat of JeM was killed along with his associate in the operation.
Sajad alias Afzal Guru had joined Jaish-e-Mohammad'sFidayeen squad days before the Lethpora attack.
Sajad Bhat, son of Mohd Maqbool Bhat, was a resident ofMarhama Sangam.
A soldier was killed and two others injured in the gunfightthat broke out today morning.