The investigation team revealed the mastermind of the Amarnath Yatra attack was Pakistani national and Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Abu Ismail. 

On Monday, Terrorist killed seven Amarnath pilgrims , including six women, and injured 19 others in kashmir's Anantnag.

This was worst attack on the Yatra since the year 2001.

Five of those killed were from Gujarat and two from Maharashtra.

Abu ismail is a part of the Lashkar-e-taiba and is a resident of Pakistan occupied Kashmir. Abu  is in the LeT module for the past seven years,he is in his mid 30s.According to intelligence agencies, Ismail had activated the over ground operatives of the Lashkar in the Valley to carry out the attack. While the number of attackers is still not clear, police suspect that there would have been 5 to 6 of them. 

Ismail also roped in the help of Hizbul Mujahideen locals, which being familiar with the area, were able to assist LeT in logistics. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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