Highlights

  • Two Lashkar militants killed by police in Srinagar's Rainwari
  • Police: press card was found on the body of one militant
  • IGP: Both were involved in several recent terror incidents

Latest news

PM Modi invokes 'parivarwad' to hit at KCR, CM's party asks who is Jay Shah

PM Modi invokes 'parivarwad' to hit at KCR, CM's party asks who is Jay Shah

Decoded | Quad Summit 2022: Can the Quad counter China in the Indo Pacific?

Decoded | Quad Summit 2022: Can the Quad counter China in the Indo Pacific?

George Floyd's death anniversary: Biden signs policing order, Minneapolis renames intersection in memory

George Floyd's death anniversary: Biden signs policing order, Minneapolis renames intersection in memory

'Beast' trailer: Idris Elba's thriller will send chills down your spine

'Beast' trailer: Idris Elba's thriller will send chills down your spine

Zlatan Ibrahimovic out for up to eight months after knee surgery

Zlatan Ibrahimovic out for up to eight months after knee surgery

J&K encounter: 2 terrorists killed, 1 carrying press card, weapons also recovered

According to Kashmir Zone police, one of the terrorists is identified as Rayees Ahmed Bhat, a former journalist carrying a press card. Second terrorist is identified as Hilah Ah Rah of Bijbehara, a 'C' categorised terrorist.

Two militants from Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were killed in an encounter in the Rainawari area of Srinagar City, according to the police. The encounter took place on Wednesday early morning.

According to Kashmir Zone police, one of the militants has been identified as Rayees Ahmed Bhat, a former journalist. As per the press card found on his body, Bhat was editor-in-chief of 'Valley Media Service', an unknown news gathering agency.

IGP Vijay Kumar informed that both militants were involved in several recent terror-related crimes

Incriminating evidence like arms, ammunition were also recovered from them, the police said.

Up Next

J&K encounter: 2 terrorists killed, 1 carrying press card, weapons also recovered

J&K encounter: 2 terrorists killed, 1 carrying press card, weapons also recovered

Maha BJP chief tells Supriya Sule 'to go home and cook', justifies remark after uproar

Maha BJP chief tells Supriya Sule 'to go home and cook', justifies remark after uproar

Indian Army ramps up enforcements at the LAC; Army Chief's Ladakh visit amid PLA bridge construction

Indian Army ramps up enforcements at the LAC; Army Chief's Ladakh visit amid PLA bridge construction

'Gross misuse of power': practice session of athletes truncated so IAS officer can walk dog: report

'Gross misuse of power': practice session of athletes truncated so IAS officer can walk dog: report

David meets Goliath? 'Upset' with God over family's ill-health, daily wage worker damages idols; arrested

David meets Goliath? 'Upset' with God over family's ill-health, daily wage worker damages idols; arrested

Indian Army gets its first woman combat aviator in Abhilasha Barak

Indian Army gets its first woman combat aviator in Abhilasha Barak

More videos

Vlogger who took pet dog to Kedarnath writes to PM Modi claiming 'mental harassment'

Vlogger who took pet dog to Kedarnath writes to PM Modi claiming 'mental harassment'

For girl walking on 1 leg to school, Sonu Sood's message: 'Sending ticket, get ready to...' | Bihar

For girl walking on 1 leg to school, Sonu Sood's message: 'Sending ticket, get ready to...' | Bihar

 Alwar: Man says wife beats him up with bat in front of son, submits CCTV as proof

Alwar: Man says wife beats him up with bat in front of son, submits CCTV as proof

Kashmir: TV actor killed by terrorists; Amreen Bhat targeted where Pandit Rahul Bhat was killed

Kashmir: TV actor killed by terrorists; Amreen Bhat targeted where Pandit Rahul Bhat was killed

PDP leader Waheed Para gets bail: First person to benefit from SC's sedition law ruling

PDP leader Waheed Para gets bail: First person to benefit from SC's sedition law ruling

Yasin Malik sentencing: stone pelting in Srinagar's Maisuma, JKLF supporters clash with forces

Yasin Malik sentencing: stone pelting in Srinagar's Maisuma, JKLF supporters clash with forces

Terror financing case: Delhi court sentences Yasin Malik to life imprisonment

Terror financing case: Delhi court sentences Yasin Malik to life imprisonment

Terror funding case: NIA seeks death penalty for Yasin Malik

Terror funding case: NIA seeks death penalty for Yasin Malik

Kashmir: 3 Pakistani terrorists, policeman killed in 'chance' Baramulla encounter

Kashmir: 3 Pakistani terrorists, policeman killed in 'chance' Baramulla encounter

G23 rebel Kapil Sibal quits Congress, files RS nomination with Samajwadi Party support

G23 rebel Kapil Sibal quits Congress, files RS nomination with Samajwadi Party support

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.