An infiltration bid was foiled on Sunday in Tangdhar sector, Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). Two terrorists were killed by the security forces. The operation was in progress.
Earlier in the day, in a gunfight with the security forces in J&K's Pulwama district, a top commander of the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) terror outfit was killed.
According to a police officer, Adnan was killed in Aripal of Tral area after the security forces surrounded the village. Cops got a tip-off about the presence of the militants in the area.
During the operation, the militant opened fire. However, the house in which he was hiding was destroyed during the shootout and Adnan was shot dead.