May 2001 News

7 militants, 2 security personnel killed in J&K

5 May 2001
The Hindustan Times

Srinagar: Seven militants and two security force personnel were killed in encounters in Kashmir since Friday. A top militant, Shaheen and an army personnel were killed in in Poonch. A Lashker-e-Tayyeba militant Abu Ibrahim and a BSF personnel were killed in Badgam. Top Hizbul militant identified as Naseem was killed in an encounter with army last night. Two militants were killed when a BSF patrol party repulsed an attack in Rajouri. Another militant was killed in Kupwara and one was shot dead in Anantnag.


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