J&K: Delhi HC blast accused killed

Last Updated: Mon, Aug 06, 2012 10:54 hrs

Security personnel on Monday killed two terrorists during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district, said police.

According to the police, one of the deceased, who was identified as Aamir Kamal, was a key accused in the Delhi High Court blast case.

Aamir reportedly had an award of Rs 10 lakh on his head.

The other militant who was killed in the encounter was identified as Shafiq Ajam.

Both the militants belonged to banned terrorist organisation Hizbul Mujahideen.

A joint team of Jammu & Kashmir Police and Indian Army killed the militants in an encounter.

Security personnel reportedly recovered huge amount of explosives and arms from the slain militants.

At least 10 people were killed and more than 70 others were injured in a powerful blast outside the Delhi High Court on September 7, 2011.

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