Dujana was wanted in over 3 dozen attacks on security forces, civilians; carries reward of Rs 15 lkh
Today’s Paper : Lashkar-e-Taiba’s (LeT) top commander Abu Dujanah has been gunned down in Jammu & Kashmir following an encounter that broke out early morning Tuesday in Hakripora village of Pulwama district.
A local militant identified as Arif Lalihaari was also killed in the gunfight. Two more terrorists were reportedly trapped inside a house along with Dujana and Lilhaari.
A fierce gun battle started between the trapped militants and security forces. According to reports, there are two or three LeT terrorists who are engaged in the encounter.
The LeT commander identified as Abu Dujana was trapped inside the village along with two to three other militants, the spokesman added.
Acting on specific input, joint cordon and search operations (CASO) was launched by 182 Battalion, 183 Battalion, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), 55 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Special Operations Group (SOG) at 4: 30 am on Tuesday morning in Hakripora village. | READMORE…