June 2006 News

LeT Militant Killed In J&K Encounter

15 June 2006
The Times of India

Jammu: Army troops shot dead a Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) militant in an encounter in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir early Thursday, official sources said. Acting on specific information about the presence of militants, the troops launched a search operation in Pull Doda area of the district early Thursday, they said. In the encounter that followed, one LeT militant was killed and one AK rifle, three magazines, 17 rounds, two grenades and some explosive material were recovered, they said. The slain militant was yet to be identified, the sources said adding the operation was going on when last reports came in.


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