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The martyred soldier was identified as constable Shankar Lal, while the injured personnel have been hospitalised and are undergoing treatment, the spokesman said.
Wasim and Talib’s younger brother, 22-year-old Khalid Gaffar Malik, was killed after being hit in the neck at close range by a bullet allegedly fired by the Army in Trehgam in Kupwara, North Kashmir, Wednesday.
Emphasising that “without Delhi” there can be no break up or alliance in J&K, Mehbooba said the PDP is intact and “homes have problems that can be resolved”.
The encounter began Tuesday evening following information about movement of militants in the forest areas and was in progress till last reports came in on late Wednesday evening.
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The Army commander also appreciated the synergy being maintained through the joint efforts of all the agencies which he said was the most critical aspect of successful counter-terrorism operations, the spokesman added.
The pictures include that of Shams-ul-Haq, brother of an IPS officer. Haq went missing in May this year, a month after seven militants were killed in an encounter at his ancestral house in Shopian.