February 2005 News

Two Al-Badr Terrorist Killed In J&K

9 February 2005
The Hindustan Times

Jammu: Two Al-Badr terrorists were killed in an encounter in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, where a hideout was busted, official sources said. Following the encounter on February 7 in which two terrorists were killed and rest managed to escape in Ghainar area in Manjakote belt in Rajouri district, troops re-launched its operation on Wednesday, they said. During the operation, two Al-Badr terrorists identified as Saleem and Umar Farooq were killed and their bodies were recovered from the cave hideout, they said. One ak rifle, 7 ak rifles, 2 hand grenades, 50 rounds and two matrix sheets, were recovered from the spot, they said. One hideout was busted in Gangial in Poonch district on Tuesday night and one ak magazine, 30 rounds, one grenade and one IED was recovered from there, they said.


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