Top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Saiffulah has been killed by the security forces in an encounter in Rambagh area of Jammu & Kashmir on Monday. Among with Saiffulah one more terrorist was also killed in the encounter.
Saifullah was involved in the Nowgam attack in which 2 CRPF personnel were killed, he was also involved in Chadoora attack back in September 24 where an ASI of CRPF was martyred. Kashmir IG Vijay Kumar speaking to media said ” One Pakistani terrorist named Saifullah and one local terrorist affiliated with LeT trapped, operation underway. Saifullah was involved in an attack on CRPF personnel in September, & the recent attack on CRPF in Nowgam in which 2 personnel lost their lives.”
The security forces ambushed with a joint team, in defence the where terrorist opened fire on the searching team, forcing the security forces to retaliate and hence lead to an deadly encounter where the top terrorist Saifullah was killed.