New Delhi: A video of woman Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district, wherein she is asking a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander to surrender during Batote encounter is doing rounds on social media. Also Read - Top Hizbul Commander Among 3 Terrorists Killed in 9-Hour J&K Operation
In the video, SSP Anita Sharma, can be seen standing outside the spot where terrorist was hiding. “Osama, we assure nothing will happen to you, nobody will touch you. Come out as the 15 minute time given to you is over”, the woman official said using a microphone. nobody will touch you. Come out Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian Hostage Rescued Unharmed in Rambam's Batote, Search Operation Continues
Osama was allegedly the mastermind behind the killings of several heavyweights and was carrying a reward of several lakhs of rupees. According to reports, apart from many a weapon-snatching incident in Kishtwar, he was wanted in the murder cases of senior BJP leader Anil Parihar and his brother Ajit Parihar (November 1, last year), RSS leader Chanderkant Sharma and his PSO (April 9).
Earlier on Saturday, the security forces had neutralised Osama and two other militants — Zahid and Farooq — in a nine-hour operation in Batote town of Ramban district. They had also taken an elderly man a hostage, who was rescued safely at the end of the operation. One Army jawan was martyred in the encounter, while two security personnel were injured.