June 11, 2020 1:12 pm
A senior J-K police officer told The Indian Express, "We had inputs that two JeM militants were there. After firing and throwing grenades, they escaped. One pistol, six magazines of AK rifles and other materials were left behind."
February 14, 2019 2:16 am
The militants were identified as Hilal Ahmad Wani and Shoaib Lone and were affiliated with Hizbul Mujahideen. Hilal had joined the militancy in 2015 and was operating across the south and central belts of the Valley, said a J&K police spokesperson.
July 12, 2017 11:14 am
Budgam encounter: It had begun on Tuesday evening and security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation after they got information about the presence of militants in the area.
July 11, 2017 9:53 pm
An encounter between militants and the security forces is underway in Redwora area of Budgam district in Jammu and Kashmir. At least two militants are believed to be holed up in the area.
June 22, 2020 7:05 pm