One of the killed militants was involved in killing teacher Rajni Bala: IGP Kashmir

Kulgam: Two militants affliated with Hizb-ul-Mujahideen were killed on third day of Gunfight with police and security forces in Mishipora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday.

Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar told GNS that one among the killed militants was behind the killing of the Lady teacher in Kulgam.

It is pertinent to mention that a school teacher, identified as Rajni Bala, 36, wife of Raj Kumar, a resident of Samba in Jammu, was shot dead by suspected militants at High school Gopalpora in Kulgam on 31st May this year.

The encounter had ensued between militants and security forces on Tuesday, Cordon and search operation continued for three days. Today contact was again established with the hiding militants.(GNS)