Jammu: Two terrorists killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Kujjar area of Kulgam district of South Kashmir have been identified. Officials informed on Wednesday that both have been identified as local terrorists of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist organization.
“The slain terrorists have been identified as Basit Amin Bhat of Frisal and Saqib Ahmed Lone of Kulgam. Both were associated with banned terrorist organization Hizbul Mujahideen,” police said.
Police said incriminating materials, arms and ammunition, including two AK rifles, were recovered from them.
Actually, a joint team of police and security forces had received information about the presence of terrorists in the area. Firing started during the search operation.
In recent times, there have been several encounters between terrorists and security forces across Kashmir, in which many terrorists have been eliminated.