Two HuJI militants killed in Delhi encounterSeptember 19th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 19 (ANI): Two HuJI militants were killed and one was apprehended in a police encounter at Jamia Nagar in New Delhi today.
The encounter, which is reportedly going on near the Khaliullah mosque in Jamia Nagar in Okhla, is between a group of militants and special cell of Delhi Police.
The Delhi Police special cell carried out the encounter after getting a tip off from one Abu Bashar, who is presently in police custody.
According to media reports, two police cops, including one special cell officer, were injured in the ongoing encounter.
The National Security Guard (NSG) personnel are learnt to have reached at the encounter site. The area has been cordoned off.
According to sources, police team had gone in the area in search for Ateek, who is suspected to be the right hand man of Delhi serial blasts suspect Tauqeer.
Media reports suggested that Tauqeer was also present in the flat where the terrorists were hiding. (ANI)