Police have registered a murder case against five SOG personnel, including an assistant sub-inspector.
According to the police, the encounter began on Sunday evening, after they had got a tip off about the presence of militants in the Redwani Bala village.
Months after the Jhelum flooded the city, the municipal corporation is filling up what would have been a vital diversion for the water should the river burst its banks again.
Hurriyat has termed the government action as “state terrorism” saying it has proved that Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s slogan of “battle of ideas” is hollow.
Police said that around 9 pm unidentified gunmen fired on Khurshed Ahmad outside his house, killing him.
In February 2014, the Army claimed to have killed seven militants in an encounter that took place in Dardpora forests.
CM Mufti Mohammed Sayeed has said that an AIIMS in Kashmir is a part of the written agenda for alliance reached by BJP and PDP.
Jasjit was not the part of mob that pelted stones on police in protest over the removal of the hoarding featuring militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, the family says.
Some miscreants stabbed a constable and fled with his AK-47 rifle, civil administration orders closure of all educational institutions.
The posters have warned these people to desist from “un-Islamic” acts and conduct themselves as per the Islamic tradition.
Bhindranwale, considered to be one of the most prominent faces of militancy during the insurgency in Punjab, was killed during the Army’s Operation Blue Star in June 1984.
Democratic Freedom Party separatist leader was detained after his supporters waived Pakistani flags during a rally in Kashmir.
Hurriyat called for an immediate withdrawal of the case against separatist leader Asiya Andrabi.
Mufti govt sacks principal secretary days after Alam’s release.
Muzamil Jaleel explains the facts and context of the controversy over the flag of Jammu & Kashmir.