The police said a militant fired at a close range at the BJP leader, his father and brother. They were hit at head and died on their way to hospital.
LeT had also planted fake ID cards with Indian addresses on the terrorists, says former Mumbai police commissioner Rakesh Maria.
BJP spokespersons slammed Gandhi for his remark, alleging that it insulted those killed in the attack.
Saeed was sentenced to 11 years in prison by an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Lahore on Wednesday.
The 23-year-old terrorist Nissar Ahmad Dar, who hails from Wahab Parray Mohalla at Hajin, was active for the last few years and is a categorised terrorist in security establishment's data base. He was in the wanted list of security forces.
28-year-old Usman Khan's knife rampage on the streets of London on Friday killed two and injured three people
The Jammu and Kashmir Police, along with the Army and other security agencies, has taken various steps to intensify the fight against terrorists in the Valley, a police spokesman said
The major terrorist groups that focused on conducting attacks in Pakistan included Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Jamaat-ul Abrar (JuA), Islamic State’s Khorasan Province (ISIS-K), and the sectarian group Lashkar-eJhangvi al-Alami (LJA).
Pakistan's law enforcement agencies on Thursday arrested the 'top four leaders' of the banned LeT/JuD on charges of terrorism financing.
The militant, identified as Asif, was killed during an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore.
Lt General KJS Dhillon said Indian Army has apprehended two terrorists who had links with Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Officials said security had been beefed up in the state following reports that six members of the terror outfit LeT infiltrated into the state by sea from Sri Lanka and moved to different cities.
The businessman has complained that the officers sought Rs 2 crore from him so as not to name him in a terror funding case involving Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, the agency said on Tuesday.
The 24th report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team was submitted to the UN Security Council Al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee here this month.
Terrorist organisations such as Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), and Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) will continue to pose a grave risk to international peace, as long as they are able to operate freely in Pakistan, said US.
A Pakistani national, Waqar Ahmed of Pakistani Punjab was arrested in Pattan area of Baramulla district a few days back. He was operating in Srinagar city for two years and was trying to resurrect militancy in Baramulla district, police said.
The arrest of the New Yorker has set the alarm bells ringing among the law enforcement agencies in the US.
Top LeT militant Naveed Jatt was involved in killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari, the editor-in-chief of Rising Kashmir, an English daily.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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