Baramulla : Two militants were killed in an encounter between forces and militants in Wanigam Payeen area of Kreeri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday.
An official told, that two militants of Jaish e Mohammad outfit were killed in Wanigam Kreeri on Thursday.
Unnamed official sources told the local news gathering agency, Global News Service (GNS ) that, the slain militants were identified as top Jaish Commander Abrar alias Langoo of Pakistan and Amir Siraj of Sopore.
Amir was an ace footballer and had gone missing since 24 of July.
However officials didn’t confirm the identity of the slain militants.
Earlier in the morning some speculative fire were also shot towards the suspected spot, however there was no response from militants.
However after eight hours of standoff, cordon and search operation turned into a gunfight killing two Jaish militants.