Jammu Kashmir

In last 21 days, we eliminated 18 militants including top 6 commanders: Army

In last 21 days, we eliminated 18 militants including top 6 commanders: Army


GOC 15 Lt General KJS Dhillon and IG Kashmir police SP Pani address media in srinagar.
Photo by Firdous Qadri/FR

“Pulwama planner among 3 militants killed in encounter in Tral”

SRINAGAR: During anti militancy operation in Kashmir Valley we have eliminated 18 militants including six top commanders from last 21 days.

In a press conference “In last 21 days, we have eliminated 18 militants, out of them 14 being from JeM, 6 out of 14 were main commanders. JeM’s 2nd commander Mudasir-main conspirator in national highway convoy attack-has also been eliminated”, said Lt Gen KJS Dhillon, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Srinagar-based 15 Corps.
Three Jaish militants were killed in the Tral encounter. “Jaish commander Mudassar Khan was among the militants killed in the encounter. He was the main conspirator of the Pulwama suicide attack,” Lt Gen KJS Dhillon said.