Kulgam News

J&K: Two security personnel, three Jaish militants killed in Kulgam encounter

Deputy Superintendent of Police Aman Thakur and an Army jawan were killed in the exchange of fire, a Jammu and Kashmir police official said.

Kulgam encounter: Five militants killed; 8 civilians, 4 CRPF officers injured in clashes

Kulgam encounter: The forces had cordoned the Kellam Devsar area in Kulgam last night following information about the presence of militants in the area.


Kulgam avalanche: One more cop dies, death toll mounts to eight

An avalanche hit a police post in the north portal of Jawahar Tunnel in Kulgam district on Thursday evening. While 10 cops were able to rush to safety, 10 others were trapped.

Kulgam avalanche: Seven cops dead, one missing as rescue ops underway

The rescue operations that began last night are still underway. Strong winds and accumulation of snow on the path are, however, hindering the operations.

J&K: Soldier killed in encounter with militants in Kulgam, two civilians dead in clashes

The gunbattle broke out after security forces launched a search operation in the district's Khudwani area on Tuesday night following a tip off about presence of militants there.

Delhi: Bail for second accused in case of stone-pelting

The NIA has alleged that his location was found to be near various encounters sites where stone-pelting activities were reported.


J-K: Army opens fire on youths pelting stones in Kulgam, case registered

J-K: Locals said that villagers took out protest against thrashing of civilians and ransacking of the houses during a search operation at Hawoora village in Kulgam.

Two militants killed in Kulgam, one surrenders

The police said one AK-47 rifle, two AK-47 magazines, 63 AK-47 rounds, one INSAS rifle, one INSAS magazine, 60 INSAS rounds, a pistol, a pistol magazine, two pistol rounds and two pouches were recovered from the site.

Kulgam encounter: Two Hizbul militants killed, one arrested

Kulgam encounter: One militant was also arrested by the security forces in Kulgam district, reported news agency ANI.

J-K: Two militants killed in Kulgam, weapons recovered

Kulgam encounter: The operation was a joint effort by the Army, the CRPF and the Jammu-Kashmir Police. Weapons have been recovered from the slain militants. "It lasted half an hour. Forces eliminated two Hizbul-Mujahideen terrorists who were involved in many cases," Police said.

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Job uncertainty looms large over Bengal labourers as they return from Kashmir

Job uncertainty looms large over the workers as some even came empty-handed after being denied wage payment by those for whom they worked in Kashmir.