Hizbul militant killed in J-K encounter

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Jammu, Feb 20 (ANI): A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district today. Two special police officers were also injured in the incident.

Acting on a tip off, troops cordoned off the Arnaf area in the district, which is 130 kms from Jammu, late Friday night.

Militants fired on a party of Rashtriya Rifles troops who retaliated.

Abu Bakr is reportedly the district commander of Hizbul Mujahideen.

One AK-47 has reportedly been recovered from him. (ANI)

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