New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir police arrested an energetic Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant within the Kokernag space of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday. As per the data supplied by the police, he was energetic since September 2017.
The militant has been recognized as Mohammad Ishaq Shergujri who’s a resident of Nogam Verinag.
In response to a high police official, on a selected enter a cordon and search operation, was launched in Sagam Kokernag by police and the military’s 19RR. Throughout the CASO, one militant was arrested with arms and ammunition.
The officer additional added that Shergujri was energetic since September 15, 2017, within the Anantnag district. He was a C-category Hizb militant and was wished in lots of militance-related incidents.
In the meantime, one other incident of encounter in Anantnag resulted within the loss of life of two Hizb militants. The encounter began on Friday morning at Srichand High, East of Batkoot, Pahalgam space of Anantnag, the Kashmir police stated.
Because the operation nonetheless continues, two militants have been killed to date. As per the police enter, additional particulars are awaited on the operation.
In March 2022, the police arrested Hizb-ul-Mujahideen-affiliated militants for the homicide of Shabir Ahmed Mir, a Sarpanch in Kulgam. Mir was shot lifeless at his dwelling in Kulgam, 70 kilometers away from Srinagar.
“Three terrorists have been arrested. A terror module of the proscribed terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen concerned within the current killing of sarpanch Shabir Ahmed Mir has been busted and incriminating materials together with two pistols have been recovered from them,” Vijay Kumar, IGP Kashmir had instructed information company ANI.