According to police, Zia Mustafa could not be taken out from the site due to heavy fire.
Over the past few years, multiple reports prepared by the United Nations have claimed that groups like the JeM and LeT were working in close coordination with the Taliban.
According to highly placed sources, several inputs suggesting a 'major attack' on the forces have been received since the Taliban’s takeover in Afghanistan on August 15.
Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed as well as the Haqqani Network are proscribed terror entities under UNSC resolution 1267 (1999) concerning ISIL (Da'esh), Al-Qaeda.
The list includes four review petitions of convicts whose appeals were dismissed by the court upholding the death penalty.
The encounter started in wee hours of Friday at Khrew, Pampore area of Awantipora.
Kashmir Inspector General of Police Vijay Kumar had Thursday said the two trapped terrorists belong to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Terrorist killed in encounter in J&K's Rajouri travelled to Pakistan on Indian passport in 2018: Police
Two terrorists belonging to Lashkar-e-Taiba were killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Rajouri district.
According to Afghan officials, Pakistan has been attempting to shift all terror groups into Afghanistan for about a year.
US asks Pakistan to keep working with Financial Action Task Force to 'swiftly complete' its action plan
Islamabad was asked to implement a plan of action to curb money laundering and terror financing by the end of 2019, but the deadline was later extended.
Pakistani-origin Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, 59, has been declared a fugitive by India, where he is facing multiple criminal charges for his involvement in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack.
During Naka checking, the movement of a suspicious person was noticed. When he was apprehended, he disclosed his identity as Muzammil Sheikh, resident of Chandergeer Hajin.
The accused has been identified as Danish Ahmed Dar, a resident of Check-Sari Singhpora Pattan.
The NIA had arrested brothers Imran Malik alias Imran Khan and Mohd Nasir Khan alias Nasir Malik, belonging to Uttar Pradesh, from Mallepally in Hyderabad.
Two Army soldiers were also injured in the exchange of fire in Kulgam's Chimmer village, police said.