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A high-level inquiry has been ordered against the students from Jammu and Kashmir, an AMU official said.
Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, who delivers the Friday sermon at the mosque, said that this was yet another example of Indian repression in Kashmir.
Manan Bashir, who joined militancy in January, was trapped in the cordon along with another Kashmiri militant
Meanwhile, authorities suspended the mobile internet of all cellular companies to prevent the spread of any rumours.
This comes after the security forces on Sunday arrested three suspected terrorists in Karnah area of Kupwara district.
The encounter began after the militants opened fire on the security forces' personnel on patrol duty in Lolab valley.
An army official said security forces launched a search operation in the forest area of Trehgam in Kupwara following information about presence of militants there.
Apart from the five terrorists, the fierce gun-battle which ended yesterday also claimed the lives of three Army jawans and two policemen.