The deceased was identified as Kamran Bhai aka Hanees who was active in the Kulgam Shopian area, the Additional Director-General of Police (ADGP) of Kashmir said.
According to the ADGP, the search operations are ongoing.
The encounter started in the Kapren area of Shopian. Police and army are in action,” the police tweeted at around 6:30 a.m.
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Later, in a statement attributed to ADGP, it said: “One FT of JeM terror group was killed, identified as Kamran Bhai @ Hanees, who was active in Kulgam Shopian area. The search is still ongoing.”