Khanmoh encounter: Body of third militant recovered

BJP leader escapes militant attack unhurt in Jammu-Kashmir; personal security officer injured

The body of a Pakistani militant was found by security forces on Saturday while clearing the debris at the site of a gun-battle near Srinagar where two militants were killed a day earlier, police said.

The encounter ensued after a group of militants made an abortive bid to snatch a rifle of the personal guard of BJP leader Mohammad Anwar Khan near Arsh medical institute in Balhama, Khanmoh.

Incriminating materials, including arms and ammunition, were also recovered from their possession.

Police have registered a case under relevant sections of law and investigation has been taken up.

Reports of clashes were received from Balhama and Pampore areas. The PSO identified as Bilal Ahmad suffered injuries in the incident.

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"Security forces immediately surrounded the village and started a cordon and search operation".

A Chinese pistol, one magazine, five live rounds and Rs 10,000 were recovered from Mir's possession, the spokesman said.

"Two militants have been killed in the ongoing operation but their bodies have not been recovered so far", CRPF PRO Kashmir Division Rajesh Yadav said.

Giving the details, he said the police party nabbed him when Bhat was trying to get some object out of his pocket. "Soon after the search and disposal of explosives was begun at the encounter site, police detected some metal and a charred body", said an official.

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