The security forces on Thursday apprehended Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Zameer Ahmed in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Arms and ammunitions were also recovered from the terrorist.
Earlier in the day, security forces on Thursday gunned down Lashkar commander Abu Ismail in Nowgam encounter along with another terrorist.
Ismail was also allegedly involved in the Amarnath attack earlier this year, which killed eight pilgrims.
LeT commander was identified as the main culprit in the attack, who carried out the attack to revenge the death of his predecessor Bashir Lashkari.
The encounter which killed Ismail started between security forces and terrorists at around 5 PM at Aarigam, Nowgam in outskirts of Srinagar.