The terrorist was found to be guilty of recent shootout and injuries to three family members of the town. Over the last one month LeT’s Asif had created a lot of terror in Sopore. He was found be to be ingulfed with the antisocial nefarious activities, where he was threatening civilians not to open shops and not to go for their day- to-day activities. Two police personnel were also found to be injured after Asif lobbed grenades at the naka set up.
The encounter comes when the security forces arrested eight Lashkar-e-Taiba “terrorist associates” from the area for circulating posters to locals, threatening them with civil curfew messages and asking people to enforce civil “disobedience”.