14-year-old boy among three militants killed in Srinagar gunfight



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14-year-old Hajin boy is among the three militants killed in a gunfight in Mujgund area of Srinagar on Sunday.

Reports said that Mudasir Rashid Parray son of  Abdul Rashid Parray a resident of  Mir Mohalla in Hajin town of Bandipora is among the slain.

Recently Mudasir’s picture holding an assault rifle and a knife went viral on social media.

Mudasir a 14-year-old teenager from Hajin town in North Kashmir’s Bandipora  had gone missing from his home on August 31, after an encounter took place at Parray Mohalla in which three LeT militants were killed.

His family had made appeals via video messages asking for his return.

On Wednesday, Mudasir’s picture surfaced on the internet in which he is seen holding an AK-47 assault rifle and a knife.

Three militants were killed in an 18-hour-long gunfight  in Mujgund area on the outskirts of Srinagar on Sunday morning, even as five houses were damaged in the firefight.

Reports said the encounter that ensued late in the afternoon when a joint team of army’s 5 RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation at Mujgund  ended today morning with the killing of three militants


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