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LeT militant killed in brief shootout in Srinagar outskirts: Police

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SRINAGAR: A Lashkar-i-Toiba militant was killed in a brief gunfight in Harwan Darbagh Dhara area of Central Kashmir’s Srinagar district in the wee hours on Sunday.

A top police officer confirmed about the killing of a militant in a brief shootout in the Harwan area. The officer further stated that on very specific information generated by the police, a joint team of Police and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in the Harwan area.

The slain militant seems to be a foreigner, However, more verification about the identity of the slain militant will be shared later, the officer added. (GNS)


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