Jaish terrorist killed in Kashmir encounter

Last Updated: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 07:23 hrs

Srinagar, Nov 24 (IBNS) A divisional commander of Jaish-e-Muhammed was killed in a gunbattle with the security forces at Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Saturday, officials said.

The slain militant was active for over six years in Sopore area.

The killing of the militant, who had code names like Shoib and Yasir, is believed to be a major success of the forces.

Jaish-e-Mohammed is a major jihadi organization based in Kashmir.

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