The terrorist concerned within the latest focused killing of a financial institution supervisor in Kashmir was amongst two Lashkar-e-Toiba operatives gunned down in an encounter in Shopian final night time, police have stated.
On June 2, a lone terrorist had barged into Elaqaie Dihati Financial institution in Kulgam and killed Vijay Kumar, a financial institution supervisor from Rajasthan. The capturing was caught on CCTV digital camera.
“ShopianEncounterUpdate: 02 terrorists linked with proscribed #terror outfit LeT killed. Identification being ascertained. Additional particulars shall observe,” tweeted the Kashmir Zone Police, sharing details about the operation collectively carried out by Jammu and Kashmir Police and the Military.
“One of many killed terrorists has been recognized as Jan Mohd Lone of Shopian. Moreover different terror crimes, he was concerned in latest killing of Vijay Kumar, Financial institution supervisor on June 2 in Kulgam district,” the police added in one other tweet.
#ShopianEncounterUpdate: One of many killed #terrorists has been recognized as Jan Mohd Lone of #Shopian. Moreover different #terror crimes, he was concerned in latest killing of Vijay Kumar, Financial institution supervisor on 2/6/22 in #Kulgam district: IGP Kashmir@JmuKmrPolicehttps://t.co/ltyIDWSGQj
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) June 14, 2022
Kumar, a resident of Hanumangarh in Rajasthan, was shot on June 2, quickly after he had joined his posting in Kashmir’s Kulgam. A terrorist was caught on digital camera coming into the financial institution and firing at him.
The homicide had sparked outrage because it added to the sequence of focused killings within the Valley.
The focused assaults on migrant staff and native minorities began final yr.
Jammu and Kashmir can also be witnessing protests by Kashmiri Pandits demanding that they be relocated to safer areas.
Members of the group have been protesting since Rahul Bhat, a Kashmiri Pandit, was shot useless contained in the Justice of the Peace’s workplace in Budgam final month.
About 4,000 Kashmir Pandits employed within the Valley underneath a Prime Minister’s rehabilitation package deal have threatened mass migration as they now not really feel secure.