5 terrorists, together with a Jaish-e-Mohammed commander, had been killed in two separate encounters by safety forces in Jammu and Kashmir, the police mentioned.
The encounters passed off throughout anti-terror operations in Pulwama and Budgam districts final night, they mentioned.
“5 terrorists of Pakistan sponsored proscribed terror outfits LeT and JeM killed in twin encounters in final 12 hours. JeM commander terrorist Zahid Wani and a Pakistani terrorist among the many killed. Huge success for us,” the police mentioned in a tweet.
In one other operation in Chrar-e-Sharief space of Budgam district, one terrorist was killed. Police mentioned one AK rifle was recovered from the encounter website.
Inspector Basic of Police (IGP), Kashmir, Vijay Kumar has termed the encounters as a significant success for the police.
05 #terrorists of #Pakistan sponsored proscribed #terror outfits LeT & JeM killed in twin #encounters in final 12 hours. JeM commander terrorist Zahid Wani & a Pakistani terrorist among the many killed. Huge #success for us: IGP Kashmir@JmuKmrPolice
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) January 30, 2022
Within the final month, 22 terrorists have been killed throughout greater than a dozen encounters within the Valley.