Abu Dujana killed in Kashmir’s Pulwama encounter: 1 dead in stone-pelting; mobile, internet services suspended
One person was killed and several were injured on Tuesday after security forces opened fire on protesters near the stones dating from Pulwama, where two militants were killed, police said.
Although there is no official word on the identity of the deceased, the people who took him to the hospital said his name was Firdous Ahmad said a police officer.
“A person injured by firearm had died in Pulwama district hospital,” said the official.
As of Tuesday, the top commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LET), Abu Dujana, a Pakistani national wanted in connection with numerous attacks against security forces, and assistance was killed at a meeting in Pulwama district, Kashmir , According to ITP. .
While security forces were involved in the operation against militancy more than 100 protesters gathered stones in front of him, a military official said.
Screenshot of LeT Commander Abu Dujana. Screenshot of LeT Commander Abu Dujana.
Giving details of the operation, the official said that security forces launched a sealing and search operation in the Hakripora region, Pulwama, last night following information about the presence of Abu Dujana and his local support, Arif Lilhaari in the region.
A meeting erupted between militants and security forces blocked Tuesday morning.
At a press conference after Tuesday’s meeting Jammu and Kashmir, IG Muneer Khan said: “The shooting was suppressed, and the two have been neutralized.
Despite our warning, people demand that militants stand between the operative parts. Today it happened the same way and we lost a civilian life. Let the security forces do their job.
I want to take this opportunity and make a new appeal to people in motion or injury, alteration or not, operations will continue. ”
“Dujana had become a nuisance in the area. It had become a horror for everyone, especially girls.
Landing good, that’s all … But Let’s address was affected. We hunt other leaders in the region, “said General Lieutanent J Sandhu, GOC 15 Corps.
“You have to be careful because there are a lot of militants and they ask people to participate in their activities.
The Internet will be suspended because we do not want people to get involved in the propaganda. Let’s see and resolve the situation, “Sandhu said.
RR Bhatnagar, DG CRPF, told India Today: “As far as public order is concerned, we are there to manage it, this does not have a list, the operation against militancy is an ongoing process.”
Speaking of News18, according to the same sources, in a specific implementation of the house where terrorists were blocked, gheraoed and operations began around 4:30.
Dujana, the brain behind the attacks on Udhampur and Pampore, is supposed to be on the first floor with an assistant. Official sources told News18 that the last fire was heard around 9:30.