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The meeting which continued since Wednesday in Anantnag, south Kashmir, has ended. The seven-day long meeting in the dense forest and hilly area of Gadul of Kokernag in the district concluded on Tuesday. However, the search continues. Security forces have killed two terrorists here. These include Lashkar commander Uzair Khan.
ADGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said Lashkar commander Uzair Khan has been killed. Weapons have also been recovered from him. In addition, the body of another terrorist has been found. The Anantnag encounter is over, but the search operation continues. He further said that there was information about two to three terrorists hiding here. In such a situation, a search effort is carried out.
The ADGP further said, “So far, the body of Lashkar commander Uzair Khan has been recovered. Another terrorist’s body has been found. There is a large area out there which remains to be explored. There may be a number of unexploded grenades which will be recovered and destroyed.” We appeal to people not to go to this area. ADGP said that security forces had received reports that there were two to three terrorists there. In such a situation there is a possibility that the third body may be somewhere. This will be known after the search is complete.