Zakir Musa confirms: Dujana and Aarif were working for AlQaida

Srinagar: What News24 reported three days back was endorsed by the new AlQaida chief Zakir Musa himself. After being christened the chief of Ansar Gazwa-e-Hind Musa has released his first audio tape.

Musa confirms that both Dujana and Aarif were working for AlQaida. In this audio tape Musa is heard sending a strict message to the so-called guardians sitting in Pakistan. He reveals that ever since Dujana and Aarif had joined AlQaida, their Pakistani counterparts had made things very difficult for them.

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were today killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore area of Baramulla district in Kashmir, police said. 

Security forces launched an operation following information about the presence of militants in Amargarh area of Sopore, a police official said. 

He said militants opened firing on the security forces, who retaliated.

Three LeT militants were killed in the ensuing gunbattle. Three weapons have been recovered from them.

Aasif Suhaf, News24Bureau