Jammu: A terrorist has been neutralised in an encounter which took place with the security forces in Bijbehara, Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.
However, locals alleged that Mr Shah was killed in security forces action against protesters.
Militants trapped in Sopore
In north Kashmir, locals said gunshots were heard in Bomai area of Sopore, Baramulla district, 55 km away from Srinagar. Police officials said they suspect that at least two militants are trapped inside a house in a Bomai village. The village has been cordoned off.
Meanwhile, mobile phone services in parts of Sopore have been suspended.