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J&K panchayat member shot by militants: police

March 03, 2022 3:16 am

“In this terror incident, he had sustained critical gunshot injuries and was immediately shifted to nearby hospital for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries,” the police said.

Overnight encounters in Kashmir: Bihar man’s killer among five militants killed, say police

October 13, 2021 7:48 am

The encounters took place when a joint team of J&K Police, Army and paramilitary forces cordoned off Tulran and Feeripora after specific inputs about presence of militants in the two villages.

Daylight killing of S-I by militant is caught on Srinagar CCTV camera

September 13, 2021 1:48 am

Militants shot at and wounded Meer at Khanyar neighbourhood of old Srinagar city. CCTV camera footage of the incident showed a suspected militant appearing from behind Mir and opening fire at him from point-blank range using a pistol. As Meer falls down, the suspected militant escapes from the scene.

Top Army, police officers meet families of active Kashmir militants

September 01, 2021 7:59 am

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, General Officer Commanding (GoC), 15 Corps, Lt Gen D P Pandey and GoC, Victor Force, Maj Gen Rashim Bali were among those who interacted with the families in south Kashmir's Shopian.

Two militants, soldier killed in gunfight in South Kashmir

March 28, 2021 11:43 pm

Police said that on Saturday evening, a joint team of J&K Police, Army and paramilitary forces cordoned off the Wangam village of Shopian after receiving inputs on the presence of militants in the village.

Kashmir civilian killings: ‘We were only bystanders... They could have shot in the air to disperse crowd’

December 16, 2018 8:06 am

“The firing took place in an open orchard not more than 100 feet from the encounter site. They could have shot in the air to disperse the crowd, but they did not,” said Asim Ahmad, accompanying his injured cousin Jehangir, 20, who was being operated upon for a bullet wound to the abdomen.

‘Militants weakened, so choosing soft targets’

September 22, 2018 9:47 am

The number of policemen and SPOs killed in the Valley this year is now 36. Eight of them were killed in Shopian.

Kashmir: Weapons, explosives with Pakistani markings recovered in Pulwama, two held

July 17, 2018 8:57 pm

Searches were carried in Naina Batapora village and a Chinese pistol, seven live nine mm rounds, one magazine and one 7.62 mm round was recovered from the possession of Sabzar Ahmad Mir, a resident of Khellan.

Army chief meets slain soldier’s family, father says no regret

June 19, 2018 3:21 am

After the Army chief left their village, Salani, Aurangzeb’s father Mohammad Haneef said that Aurangzeb was not his but the son of India — “he was my son only until he was in my lap,” he told some reporters present there.

Kashmir: Militants kill two constables, take weapons

February 26, 2018 3:20 am

The police claimed to have achieved a breakthrough in one of the shootings and seized the vehicle used by the militants.