Gunfire Breaks out in Kupwara After the Arrest of The LeT Commander



A gunfight between militants and security forces broke out late on Monday evening in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district after a top commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba(leT) outfit was arrested there,police said.

The gunfight started some distance away from the Sogam market in Kupwara,after police arrested a top LeT commander , Abu Ukasha,alias Hanzullah.

Reports said the LeT commander was arrested in Sogam market while he was amking some purchase there around 7 p.m.

“Firing is going on”, the police officer said.