Sagar Media Inc: Mastermind is slain and search is underway as there could be more in the ring of #PulwamaTerrorAttack.
The former director general of police, Shesh Paul vaid tweeted that among the slain militants was a mastermind of Lethpora Fidayeen attack in which 40 paramilitary CRPF men were killed. another tweet confirms, Mastermind of
#Pulwama terror attack Pakistani Jaish Terrorist Kamran has been killed by security forces in Pulwama encounter this morning along with another terrorist Hilal. Kamran was the Jaish Commander who conspired the attack which killed 40 CRPF personnel.
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Big Win for forces: Two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists gunned down by security forces in Pulwama encounter
@BDUTT Two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists eliminated in successful operation to hunt down conspirators of #PulwamaAttack. Police sources say one of them is confirmed to be a Pakistani, identification of second awaited. #KashmirTerror
After 10 hours of fierce gun-battle, Two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter.
Two militants were killed in gunfight with forces at Pinglena area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday.
“Two militants have been killed and the operation is on,” an Army official said.
Jammu and Kashmir, at least four Army personnel, including a Major, have been martyred in an encounter with terrorists in Pulwama district.
Security sources said, a cordon and search operation was launched by a joint team of the forces in Pinglina area in the wee hours following inputs about the presence of terrorists there.
As the forces zeroed in, the hiding terrorists fired upon the forces triggering a gunfight. The sources said, two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area, and they could be Jaish-e-Mohammed cadres. The gunfight was on, when reports last came in.