Hizbul Mujahideen district commander Harun Hafaz was killed in an encounter with Army personnel in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district, an official said.
Another terrorist fled during the encounter towards higher snow-bound areas and operations are still on to track him, news agency PTI reported.
The encounter took place in Gondana belt of the district, Public Relations Officer, Defence, Jammu, Lt Col Devender Anand said.
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Deputy Inspector General of Police, Doda-Kishtwar-Ramban Range, Sujit Kumar, said that the Hizbul district commander belonged to Gattah belt of the district.
Further details are awaited.