Police claimed to have killed three Local LeT militants in a chance encounter at Bulbul Nowgam area of Anantnag district on Tuesday evening.
Two slain militants were identified as Mudassir Ahmad Hajam resident of Danvethpora Village of Kokernag and Showkat Lohar resident of Arwani. The third slain youth was not identified till late on Tuesday night and Police presumed him to be a foreign militant.
But next day he was identified as Nisar Ahmad resident of Hakura Village of Anantnag. He was living at Pihroo Anantnag along with his family since last 6 years.