Baramulla Encounter Update: Both the militants identified: Police

Srinagar October 26 2018

Police in there second statement said that its further informed that the second killed militants has been identified as Minhajul Mohiudin son of Ghulam Mohiuddin resident of Brath Kalan Sopore.

The killed militant earlier identified as Akeel Sofi was involved in a grenade attack on CRPF at Sangrama Sopore on 04-09-2018 in which two CRPF personnel had sustained injuries. In this regard, case FIR No. 90/2018 under section 3/4 Explosive Substance Act, 307 RPC was registered. He was also involved in many other attacks in the area.

Second militant killed in the Baramulla encounter identified as Minhajul Mohiudin was also involved in many attacks and civilian atrocities in the area. He was involved in the killing of civilian Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Sheikh resident of Bomai Sopore on 08-11-2017. In this regard, case FIR No. 319/2017 under section 302 RPC, 7/27 Arms Act was registered at P/S Sopore.