Top JeM militant commander killed in J&K

Srinagar, Nov 24, 2012: A top Jaish-e-Mohammad militant commander was killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramullah district in the wee hours today.

Sopore Police and 22 Rashtriya Rifles cordoned Chatlora village, 55 kms from here, at around 1 AM after receiving information that a self-styled divisional commander of foreign origin of the outfit was hiding in a village, official sources told.