May 2002 News

LeT behind Lone killing: Intercepted messages say

22 May 2002
The Hindustan Times

Srinagar: Pakistan-based terrorist outfit Lashker-s-Toiba is behind the killing of senior Hurriyat Conference leader Abdul Gani Lone, official sources said here tonight. Quoting messages from across the border intercepted by security agencies, the sources said the intercepted conversation between one Abu Hadid operating in Srinagar and a control station of LET in Pakistan revealed it was Hadid who was responsible for the killing of 70-year-old Lone at a rally here yesterday.


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