LeT terrorist killed in Kashmir, commander escapes

A joint party of J&K Police and Army raided a hideout of LeT commander Salman.

Updated: May 25, 2011, 10:58 AM IST

Jammu: A terrorist of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) group was killed by security forces in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday morning, but a top commander managed to escape, police said.
A joint party of the Jammu and Kashmir Police and the army raided a hideout of LeT commander Salman in Bharath area of the mountainous Doda district, about 200 km northeast of Jammu.
One militant was killed in the ensuing gunfight, a police officer said over phone.
However, the commander managed to escape, he added.