Militant Killed In Pulwama Gunfight Identified


The slain militant who was killed in a gunfight with forces at Ratnipora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district today has been identified.

The slain militant was identified as Hilal Ahmad Rather, a resident of Begumbagh in Pulwama.

He had joined militant ranks on 6 February in 2018.

Two Army men identified as Sepoy Baljeet Singh and Naik Saneed of 10 PARA were also killed and one Armyman Hawaldar Chander Pal was injured in the gunfight.