Kreeri encounter: Third militant killed, searches on

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

Offcial sources told news agency GNS that after resuming operation this morning, one more militant has been killed.

They said the slain militant is likely to be a foreigner and was hiding inside a Hideout which was blasted by using IED.

Meanwhile, searches were still underway in the area when this report was being filed.

Six persons, including 02 CRPF troopers, 01 JK cop, 01 Army solidier and two local LeT militants, were killed in the gunfight yesterday.

Director General of police Dilbag Singh on Monday said that top LeT Commander Sajad Haider from Sopore was among the two slain militants.