Jammu and Kashmir, Nov 21: Three LeT terrorists all Pakistanis neutralized in Magam area of Handwara district in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.
The security forces cordoned off Magam area in Handwara after receiving specific information about the presence of the militants.
As the security forces closed in on the hiding militants a gun battle started, in which the three Pakistani nationals were killed, a police officer said.
A search operation in on in the area.
Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid took to Twitter to congratulate the soldiers for their excellent work.
Three LeT terrorists all Pakistanis neutralised in Magam area of Handwara district in North Kashmir. Excellent work!
— Shesh Paul Vaid (@spvaid) November 21, 2017