Tahlka News Desk
NEW DELHI: A Lashkar-e-Toiba militant was killed today in an encounter with security forces in north Kashmir's Bandipora district, police said.
Acting on specific intelligence inputs that there might be militants hiding in Parray Mohalla in the Hajin area, security forces launched a search operation in the village.
As the forces were conducting the search operation, the hiding militant opened fire on them. In the ensuing encounter, the LeT militant Abu Musaib was killed, a police official said.
This was the second such incident in three days in the Parray Mohalla area.