A terrorists was killed and a policeman injured when a some ultras attacked a police picket in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said on Saturday.
Terrorists attacked a police picket at Achabal late Friday night, a police official said.
In retaliatory action, one terrrorist was killed and his weapon was recovered, he said.
“The killed militant has been identified as Bilal Ahmad son of Abdul Ahad Bhat from Tatripora Yaripora of district Kulgam.”
Bilal had joined the LeT militant outfit three months before, said the spokesman. “His involvement was also established in a weapon snatching case earlier. He was involved in carrying out attacks on the security forces and civilian atrocities in the area.”
The official said that in the shootout, a policeman sustained injuries and was shifted to a hospital where his condition is stated to be stable.
“The weapon of the terrorist was also recovered from the site of the attack,” said the spokesman.
Two cars seized by the police which were “apparently” used by the terrorists, an Official said.