Srinagar: A top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen, Junaid Sehrai along with his associate was killed by Security forces during an encounter in Nawakadal area of Srinagar city, today, reported PTI.
Junaid is the son of senior All Parties Hurriyat Conference leader, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai. Two Houses were destroyed in the operation.
The second militant has been identified as Tariq Ahmed Sheikh, a resident of Pulwama.
In the encounter which broke out on the intervening night in May 18-19 in Nawakadal area of Srinagar, a Jammu and Kashmir Police constable, a CRPF jawan and two others sustained injuries.
Meanwhile, Mobile internet and mobile calling services, except on BSNL postpaid, have been snapped in Srinagar city.