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‘Undaunted: Lt. Ummer Fayaz of Kashmir’: A tribute in words to an officer from Shopian

When the author asked Ummer's schoolmates whether they would want to be like Lt. Ummer Fayaz, they said no. ‘’Ma’am he joined the army, the society here does not accept him and some who don’t even consider him a Kashmiri.’’

SHRC seeks report on infant hit by stray pellet in Shopian

The 20-month old Hiba Nisar might lose her vision in the affected eye but any clarity about it will be known only after the next surgery.


J&K: Two militants killed in overnight encounter in Shopian, two others escape

Following the information, security personnel launched a cordon and search operation in the Khudpora area of Shopian, police official said. He added said the search operation turned into an encounter as militants opened fire.   

Kashmir: Three policemen kidnapped, killed by militants in Shopian

Police sources told The Indian Express that policemen were abducted from two villages of the district late last night.

J-K: Five militants killed in Shopian encounter, bodies recovered; third gunfight since Thursday

Jammu and Kashmir: DGP Jammu and Kashmir, S P Vaid confirmed on Saturday, "4 more bodies of terrorists visible at encounter site kiloora Shopian taking the total to 5 terrorists killed."

Shopian: Three jawans injured in IED blast

A Casper vehicle of the 44 Rashtriya Rifles was damaged in the IED blast triggered by militants in Zainapora area of Shopian district, an Army official said.


J&K: Four killed in shootout, protests in Shopian

J&K Police said the three youths were apparently accompanying the militant, but that facts are still being ascertained.

J&K: Four, including a militant, dead in firing in Shopian district

A firing incident took place near an Army camp in the Pahnoo area of Shopian this evening, a police official said.

Girl injured in Shopian firing succumbs

On January 24, two militants and a civilian were killed in an encounter at Chaigund village. Three persons, including two girls, were injured after forces opened fire during a protest.

Shopian firing: NHRC seeks 'factual report' from MoD over alleged rights violation of Army men in stone pelting

The complaint, NHRC said, was filed by three children of the officers of Indian Army, who said they were disturbed by the recent incidents of stone pelting and assaults by unruly and disruptive mob on security forces.

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Polling official killed in Shopian

Zia, a poll official was killed soon after voting for the ongoing general elections.

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Roads blocked due to heavy snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir

Pir Panjal Range (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 12 (ANI): Roads have been blocked due to heavy snowfall in Dehra ki Gali area of the Pir Panjal Range in Jammu andKashmir on Friday. The Meteorological Department here has forecast wet weather for the next two days. Met Department official said that there are reports of snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir, including in Peer Ki Gali on the Mughal Road in Shopian, Sonmarg, Amarnath Shrine, Razdan Pass, Sadhna Top and Gurez.