Srinagar: The leader of Lashkar-e-Taiba in Kashmir, Abu Dujana, one of the most wanted men in India, died at the hands of security forces during a meeting in Pulwama district, south of Kashmir, the morning. Dujana’s help, Arif, also died in the operation.
Dujana, a Pakistani citizen, was chief of operations for Lashkar in Kashmir. His death is considered one of the biggest successes of the security forces this year. Dujana was priced at Rs 15 lakh on the head.
Abu Ismail, a commander of who, who planned and carried out the recent attack against Yatris Amarnath, is considered a close collaborator of the Dujana. Ismail is considered the successor of Dujana.
The army chief, Abu Dujana, Pakistan, accompanied by his accomplice, killed Hakripora Pulwama. A great success for the police and SF.
Sources have told CNN-News18 that the operation against the terrorists began after a fire. Security forces surrounded the house and began operations around 4:30 am Tuesday morning.
Dujana is supposed to be on the first floor of the house, with help.
After prolonged shooting between the two groups, according to sources lasted until 9:30 in the morning, security forces set fire to the house to clean and assist Dujana, Arif. Sources said that Major Lashkar and his assistant died after being trapped in the rubble.
The bodies of two terrorists were recovered and partially carbonized.
As soon as news of the operation broke, civilians and stones gathered in the region. Demonstrators clashed with security forces leaving a young man dead as the forces returned.
Sources have told CNN-News18 that Lashkar had downgraded Dujana about 5 to 6 months. Abu Ismail had taken the commanding officer of Let.
Dujana had recently married a daughter of Pulwama and was therefore in the region, which makes him vulnerable. It was his attempt to satisfy his wife who alerted the intelligence services about his presence in the region, according to the sources.
From the Gilgit-Baltistan region in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK), the terrorist has infiltrated Jammu and Kashmir in 2010.
The Compétat LeT made its first dramatic appearance at a funeral of a local Lashkar militant in 2014 in the Kakpora Pulwama area. He also attended the funeral of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani in the southern area of Kashmir Tral last year in July.
Dujana, who was a terrorist category A ++, had a modus operandi in which the security convoys in an ambush on the Kashmir national highway.
Investigators say he was involved in an attack on one of the CRPF Pampore parties in June, where eight security personnel died.
Dujana is also involved in the murder of two policemen in Anantnag in June this year, an ambush to a BSF convoy at Udhampur last year and several other acts of terrorism.