March 14, 2021 1:31 pm
Arms, ammunition and other incriminating material were recovered from the scene of the encounter.
December 30, 2020 7:38 am
The Army has decided that the officer, an Army Captain, will be tried in a court martial. A Junior Commissioned Officer is also to stand trial in the case in the military court.
October 10, 2020 4:57 pm
Corps Commander of the Army's Srinagar-based Chinar Corps, Lt Gen B S Raju said the Army had begun the Summary of Evidence as some wrongs were committed during the encounter at Amshipura on July 18 in which the Army claimed that three militants were killed.
October 04, 2020 1:44 am
The development came hours after Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh on Friday said that the legal process for the exhumation would be “completed soon”.
October 01, 2020 4:41 am
“As the DNA samples of three dead bodies of Rajouri matched with their family members, therefore these dead bodies will be exhumed and handed over to their families after due process of law,” Inspector General J&K Police (Kashmir Zone), Vijay Kumar said in Srinagar.
September 30, 2020 2:34 pm
Three people had given their final deposition before the Army Court of Inquiry on Saturday. Sources said the three were “the last contacts of the three deceased” and are being questioned for their role in the incident.
September 15, 2020 10:52 am
The J&K Police is investigating an allegation that three youths killed by the Army in the encounter on July 18 were labourers from Rajouri. IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar had earlier said the probe would also look into whether the three had militant links.
June 16, 2020 9:07 am
Last week, 14 militants were killed in three encounters in Shopian.
April 30, 2020 1:29 am
The encounter had started on Tuesday after the militants had fired on a search party which triggered retaliation by the security personnel.
April 23, 2020 2:14 am
"All 4 militants have been killed in the ongoing operation at Melhura Shopian," J&K Police said.