Srinagar, February 11: The cash reward for killing militants in encounters has been enhanced by Jammu and Kashmir Government. In an order issued by state government about two months ago, all the most wanted militant commanders will now carry a bounty of 12.5 lakh on their head.
The categories has been made by Jammu and Kashmir Police according to how hardcore a militant is and how long he has been active in the area.
The reports also said that the police has listed a dozen of active militants in the “A plus plus” category which includes north Kashmir-based Qayoom Najar , Burhan Wani of south Kashmir, Abu Huraira and Abu Dujana of the Lashkar-e-Toiba.
The militants falling under “A plus” category carry a reward of Rs 7.5 lakh on their heads.