Text and Photos- Sheikh Yamin
Srinagar: Two Hizb-ul Mujahideen militants, including Junaid Sehrai were killed in a gunfight in Srinagar in Tuesday. Junaid is the son of a Kashmiri resistance leader Ashraf Sehrai.
The encounter broke out on the intervening night of in May 18-19 in Nawakadal area of Srinagar. Two security forces personnel were injured in the encounter with militants.
This is the first gunfight in Srinagar since October 2018 when two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants, including a commander Mehraj-ud-din Bangroo, and a civilian were killed.