LeT militant among four killed in Srinagar gunfight: DGP

LeT militant among four killed in Srinagar gunfight: DGP

Srinagar, Oct 17:  Lashkar-e-Toiba militant Mehraj ud Din Bangroo was among four persons killed in a gunfight with the government forces in Fateh Kadal area of Srinagar’s old city  on Wednesday, police said.
Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh identified the two militants killed in a gunfight as Mehraj ud Din Bangroo and Faid Mushtaq Waza.
Talking to reporters after the wreath-laying ceremony of a policeman Kamal Kishore who was also killed in the gunfight, Singh said that Bangroo was involved in several killings and weapon-snatching incidents.
He said the identity of the third “militant” was yet to be ascertained.
“Three bodies were found during search operation after the operation ended this morning. Two were identified while the identity of their active aide is being ascertained,” he said.