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2 LeT militants killed, CRPF jawan martyred in Srinagar encounter

2 LeT militants killed, CRPF jawan martyred in Srinagar encounter

 Feb 13, 2018

A CRPF jawan was martyred and two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants, who were holed up in a building near battalion headquarters of CRPF in Karan Nagar area of Srinagar, were killed in more than 27 hour-long encounter with security forces.

The martyred jawan was identified as Mujahid Khan. The encounter ensued after alert sentry foiled a fidayeen attack on their camp early on Monday.

'Both the militants have been killed. The operation to sanitise the area is still going,' official sources said.



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