Authorities have identified Mudassir as being described as the mastermind of the Pulwama Terror Attack on February 14.
According to the information, the 23-year-old Mudassir of Pulwama district was an electrician and had a graduate degree. He had arranged the car for the terror attack.
It is being seen as a big success for the Indian security forces. After getting the intelligence input of the location of terrorists, the security forces launched the search operation there.
And while the search operation was going on, Mudassir opened fired on the security forces and this prompted them to return fire. Three terrorists were killed in an encounter at Pinglish area of Pulwama district of south Kashmir on Monday.
Among the killed terrorists, one of the heads of Jaish-e-Mohammed Mudassir Ahmed Khan alias Mohammed Bhai was also there.
The dead bodies of all the three terrorists who were killed in the encounter have been badly burnt and attempts are being made to identify them.
J&K Police: Two terrorists killed in Tral encounter identified as Mudasir Ahmad Khan and Khalid. Both the killed terrorists were affiliated with proscribed terror outfit JeM. Mudasir was one of the key conspirators of the recent Pulwama attack. pic.twitter.com/d8AIDyaiHz
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Jem commander Mudassir Khan’s family identified him as one of the terrorists killed in the tral encounter. The police announced the details of the operation on Monday.
Authorities are waiting for the arrival of the forensic report is being awaited. One officer said that one of the killed terrorists has been identified as JeM commander Mudasir Khan alias Mohd Bhai
He told that DNA tests of dead bodies will be done. In a house where terrorists were hiding, the house was completely destroyed in the campaign of security forces. J&K Police said that three terrorists have been killed. However, the police has recovered only two bodies so far.