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Three Jaish - e - Mohammad militants, cop, Army trooper killed in Tral: Police

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Jaish - e - Mohammad militants, cop, Army trooper killed in Tral: Police

Wrath laying ceremony of slain cop held at DPL Awantipora


Srinagar, Apr 24 (KNS): Three Jaish e Mohammad militants, one policeman and an Army trooper were Tuesday killed in an encounter that raged between forces and militants in Laam Aripal village of Tral area in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police siad.
Police said that all the three militants who were affiliated with Jaish-e-Mohammad were killed in an encounter at Lamm area of Tral today.
“All three JEM Terrorists eliminated by joint team of SF,” Director General of Police (DGP) Shesh Pal Vaid said.
Police had earlier said that a cop identified as Latif Gojri and an Army trooper as Ajay Kumar were also killed in the encounter.
“We pay out tribute to policeman Latif Gojri whom we lost today at Tral. We stand by with the family of our martyr who made supreme sacrifice in the line of duty,” Kashmir zone police tweeted.
“Our tribute to army jawan Ajay Kumar who attained martyrdom at #Tral today in the line of duty,” police said in another tweet.
Meanwhile, wrath laying ceremony of the slain cop was held at District Police Line Awantipora during which floral tributes were paid to Latif.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Range, Swayam Prakash Pani also paid floaral tributes to the slain cop at DPL Awantipora. 
“Wreath laying ceremony of police official Latif Gojri held at DPL Awantipora ..... Floral tributes paid to the Martyr,” police tweeted. (KNS)

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