J&K: Top JeM commander killed

Last Updated: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 16:06 hrs

Security personnel on Tuesday gunned down a top commander of terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Tuesday, officials said.

The deceased commander of the terrorist outfit was identified as Qari Yasir.

He was killed during a joint operation by the Army and the state police.

Yasir was reportedly killed at around 6.25 am.

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