Hezbolist terrorist killed in Shopian meeting.

SRINAGAR: A terrorist from Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) was killed on Friday in a meeting with security forces in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Security forces began a cordon and registration operation on Friday morning, a police official said.

While the forces were conducting searches in the area, the terrorists shot them, he said.

The forces took reprisals, as a result of a meeting in which a terrorist was killed, the official said, adding that the body was recovered along with weapons and ammunition.

He said the murdered militant has been identified as Shopian who was affiliated with the banned HM team.

Seh was involved in several cases related to killings of civilians and attacks on security establishments.