The Indian security forces have rescued the son of Syed Salahuddin, Chief o terror group Hizbul Mujahideen from the site of encounter they had in Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir recently. Salahuddin’s son Syed Mueed was trapped in the EDI office, where he works as IT manager, when the terrorists struck on Saturday. Security personnel had to clear three buildings, floor by floor, as the terrorists used them as a concrete bunker, firing from there.
Among some 100 people rescued by security son of Syed Salahuddin was also one, the Army confirmed.
Six people including three soldiers died in the attack on the Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) complex in Pampore, 16 km from Srinagar. Three terrorists were killed in a gun battle that lasted nearly three days.
Mueed, 31, is one of Salahuddin’s three sons. The police say he has no links to any terror group. Mueed has denied reports that he was questioned after the attack.