A day after the shelling on LoC in Churanda village left three civilians injured on Monday, residents fear the return of old days when cross border shelling triggered mass migration from several villages in north Kashmir’s Uri district.
The Pakistani militant escaped after militants killed two police men: headconstable Mushtaq Ahmad and constable Babar. The cops were taking the Pakistani prisoner for medical consultation in the hospital.
Rasheed, MLA from Langate constituency , said the separatist Hurriyat Conference represents sentiments and sacrifices of the people and accused its leaders of having “diminished their stature by their own actions”.
Two policemen were killed at Srinagar’s SMSH Hospital Tuesday after militants opened fire on a police team accompanying detainees from the Central Jail to the hospital. Pakistani militant Naveed Jat alias Hanzulla escaped from custody during the attack.
Defense spokesman Rajesh Kalia told The Indian Express that three soldiers were killed when the Army post was hit by an avalanche in Machil sector. “One soldier is injured and no one is missing,” he said.
“When there is a big army camp just 4 km away at Khanbal, then what is the need to occupy a stretch of land that is used as a sports stadium by the youths?” asked Mohammad Shafi, a youth from the village.
In the evening, the Army opened fire on a vehicle near Shalteng. Two persons were injured. Officials said both were stable, adding that the vehicle did not stop at the checking point when it was asked to stop by Armymen
In 2016, Galib had secured 95 per cent marks in the Class X boards. As the news of Galib’s result spread, many took to social media to congratulate him. These included Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.