The militants fired some shots at the army vehicles in Bijbehara area and fled from the spot, a police official said.
In April last year, the NIT Srinagar campus had witnessed a tense situation as clashed erupted between the local and non-local students
“Think about the day people will be carrying you to your grave and your families crying…think about the moment,’’ the officer wrote.
“Congress Party demands that BJP should tell the nation about five concrete steps that they have taken towards bringing peace and prosperity to improve the situation in Jammu and Kashmir”.
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) chief said it was only in a democracy like India that people could put their divergent views out in the public domain.
On Friday, three militants, Junaid Mattoo, Nisar Ahmed and a third militant who hasn’t been identified yet were gunned down in a joint operation involving the Indian Army, Special Operations Group (SOG) and the CRPF.
Pakistani militants are fervently trying to gain access through Uri. This is a warning bell to step up counter-terror ops, intelligence — and outreach to Kashmiris
Senior police officials told PTI that Pakistan-based terrorist organisation Lashker-e-Taiba is suspected to be behind the attack.
The DGP said the militants were targeting the local police as it was fighting them with eagerness
Earlier on Friday, Naseer Ahmed succumbed to injuries he received in a firing in Srinagar on Thursday
In the exchange, Naik Bakhtawar Singh was grievously injured and later succumbed to his injuries when he was being taken to the Military Hospital
Police also said that five civilians were injured when they tried to stall the counter-insurgency operation
Dar had reached home for a vacation on Thursday. Local residents said the militants fired several bullets at Dar, killing him on the spot. No militant outfit has claimed responsibility for the attack yet.
The nine qualifiers from the Kashmir Super-40 initiative are Aqib Amin, Mohammad Mussa, Bashir Ahmed, Nasir Ali, Imtiyaz Hussain, Feroz Ahmed, Maisam Ali, Shahid Sultan and Jahangir Shakeel.
“I have seen the situation. How many generations will see this gunfire and smoke from explosives?” Bipin Rawat asked.