Awantipora Encounter: Two LeT militants killed: IGP Kashmir
Says both were responsible for killing Artist, Social Media Influencer Amreen Bhat on directions of LeT commander Lateef
Srinagar, May 27:(GNS) Two militants of Lashkar-i-Toiba outfit were killed in a overnight gunfight at Aganhanzipora area of South Kashmir’s Awantipora on Friday, officials said.
Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar told GNS that both LeT militants who were involved in killing artist and social media influencer Ambreen bhat have been killed in Awantipora Encounter.
In a tweet while quoting IGP Kashmir, the Kashmir Police Zone wrote, ” Both killed newly joined local militants identified as Shahid Mushtaq Bhat R/O Hafroo Chadoora Budgam & Farhan Habib R/O Hakripora Pulwama. They had killed TV artist on the instruction of LeT Cmdr Lateef. 01 AK 56 rifle, 4 magazines and a pistol recovered,”.
It’s pertinent to mention that militants on Wednesday evening fired upon artist Ambreen bhat and her nephew outside her home.
She was immediately shifted to Srinagar hospital where doctors declared her brought dead.(GNS)
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