Two terrorists killed, cop injured in Bemina encounter: police

Police said the slain had escaped from an encounter in north Kashmir's Sopore adding they had been tracking their movement.
Security forces on standby at an encounter site in Srinagar. [Representational picture]
Security forces on standby at an encounter site in Srinagar. [Representational picture]File: Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar June 14: Police on Monday claimed to have killed two LeT terrorists in a "swift encounter" while a policeman was also injured in the exchange of fire in Bemina on Srinagar outskirts.

"Two #terrorists of proscribed terror outfit LeT neutralised by Srinagar Police in a swift #encounter in Bemina area of #Srinagar. One policeman also received minor injury, " IGP Kashmir said in a statement.

"As per the documents and other #incriminating materials, one of the killed #terrorist has been identified as Abdullah Goujri, resident of Faisalabad, Pakistan. A big success. As per documents recovered from another killed #terrorist, he has been identified as Adil Hussain Mir @ Sufian @ Musab of Anantnag district. As per police records, he crossed over to Pakistan in 2018 on visit VISA from Wagah, " he said.

Police said the slain had escaped from an encounter in north Kashmir's Sopore adding they had been tracking their movement.

"Pakistan based handlers had sent two #Pakistani #terrorists of LeT #terror outfit along with one local terrorist Adil Hussain Mir of Pahalgam #Anantnag, who has been in #Pakistan since 2018 (now all 3 killed), with the intention to attack #Yatra, " IGP Kashmir said.

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