Three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in the Rambagh area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar on Wednesday. The terrorists were killed in a brief shootout near the Rambagh bridge on Lal Chowk-Airport road. One of the three terrorists killed in the encounter has been identified as Mehran Shalla, a top commander of The Resistance Front (TRF), DGP Dilbagh Singh said.
DGP Dilbagh Singh further said that Mehran was involved in the killing of two teachers — Supinder Kaur and Deepak Chand — and other civilians in Srinagar. The second terrorist has been identified as Manzoor Ahmed Mir. The identity of the third terrorist is being ascertained. On November 17, five terrorists, including a commander of the TRF, were killed during an encounter with security forces in Pombay and Gopalpora villages of Kulgam district.