Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) fighter was killed in a firefight with police in the Natipor area of Srinagar on Friday evening.
According to preliminary data, the terrorist fired at a group of police officers. Police in Jammu and Kashmir reported that while one terrorist was neutralized, the second fighter managed to escape.
According to the police, the killed militant, Akib Bashir Kumar, comes from Trenz Shopyan and, according to the ID received, he was associated with LeT.
The police also seized weapons and ammunition. Moreover, five civilians were killed in targeted terrorist attacks in Kashmir earlier this week.