Srinagar: A terrorist was gunned down during an attack at a police picket in Jammu and Kashmir’s at Anantnag district. The incident took place on Friday night at Anantnag’s Achabal.
Terrorists attacked a Guard post in Achabal Anantnag. Attack was successfully repulsed. In the Ensuing gunfight, one militant was killed. While one police official sustained minor injury.@JmuKmrPolice @KashmirPolice
— Anantnag Police (@AnantnagPolice) September 7, 2018
The shootout also left one security personnel injured. He got injured in a weapon snatching bid which was foiled by the Jammu and Kashmir Police. The security personnel has, meanwhile, been admitted to a hospital and his condition is said to be stable.
Jammu & Kashmir: One LeT terrorist was killed last night when terrorists attacked a police picket at Anantnag’s Achabal. Search operation launched to nab terrorists ;1 security personnel was injured in the incident, his condition is stable. (Visuals deferred by unspecified time) pic.twitter.com/zBEMrgkTFm
— ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2018
The terrorist has been identified as a member of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror outfit. He was involved in carrying out terror attacks on the security forces and civilian atrocities in the area.