Lateef tiger among three slain in Shopian gunfight
Srinagar: Lateef Tiger is among the three slain militants, who was killed in a gunfight with government forces at Imam Sahab area of Shopian district on Friday.
The encounter started after a joint team of forces including army’s 34 RR, CRPF and SOG launched a Cordon-Search Operation (CASO) at Adkhara village of Imam Sahab today.
A police officer confirmed the killing of Lateef Ahmad Dar alias Tiger of Dogripora, Pulwama and said that he was active from 2014.
The two other slain militants were identified as Tariq Molvi and Shariq Ahmad Negroo .
Meanwhile, the trio slain militants was affiliated with militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen (HM).