Pampore shuts for 5th day: Funeral prayers held for slain militants

Pampore shuts for 5th day: Funeral prayers held for slain militants

Pampore: Hundreds of people offered funeral prayers (in absentia) in Pampore on Thursday for the three militants who were killed after a 48-hour-old gunfight in Sempora on Monday. The prayers were offered amid a shutdown, which entered the fifth day on Thursday. Pro-freedom groups had appealed to the people to pay homage to the militants […]

Pampore, Panthachowk shut on 4th day to mourn killing of foreign militants

Pampore, Panthachowk shut on 4th day to mourn killing of foreign militants

PAMPORE: A shutdown continued in Pampore, Panthachowk and adjoining areas for the fourth consecutive day on Wednesday over the killing of three foreign militants in a 48-hour long gunfight with government forces on Monday evening. All shops and business establishments were closed, even as traffic was normal. Police and CRPF were deployed on the Srinagar-Jammu […]

Kashmir: Pampore shuts on fourth day to mourn militant killings

Pampore: A complete shutdown is being observed on fourth consecutive day on Wednesday in Pampore and its adjoining areas against the killing of three foreign militants on Monday during the 48-hour long gun-battle in Sempoora village of Pampore town in Pulwama. The Shops and business establishments were closed since Saturday afternoon when encounter broke out […]

Pampore Gunfight: Day 3; Encounter rages on amid heavy shelling, stone pelting

Pampore: The gunfight between militants and forces contineus on day-3 in Pampore amid shutdown, heavy stone pelting and teargas shelling going-on in areas nearer to the encounter site. Major areas of Pulwama like Tral, Awantipora, Kakaporarae are observing shutdown against the ongoing encounter in Sempora, Pulwama. All the business establishments, coaching centre’s, government offices and […]

Pampore gunfight: Two CRPF men killed, 10 others injured

Pampore gunfight: Two CRPF men killed, 10 others injured

Pampore: Two CRPF persons died while ten others, including a civilian, were injured in an ongoing gunfight between militants and government forces in Pulwama on Saturday. The injured, after initial treatment, have been referred to Srinagar for further treatment. On Saturday evening, three suspected militants attacked a convoy of government forces in Sempora area of […]

Pampore attack: Five CRPF men injured

Pampore: At least five CRPF persons were injured after suspected militants attacked a convoy of government forces in Sempora area of Kashmir’s Pulwama on Saturday. As per the reports, the militants took shelter in nearby EDI Institute firing several rounds of fire. The building was evacuated instantly, however, few staff didn’t find an escape way […]

Life returns to normal in Kakapora, Pampore

Pampore: Life returned to normal in Kakapora and Pampore areas of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday, after four days of shutdown against the killing of three persons, including two civilians, on Sunday. An engineering student, Danish Farooq of Ratnipora, and Shaista Hameed, who was pursuing MA in Urdu, were killed and 13 others suffered […]

Life returns to normal in Kakapora, Pampore after four days of shutdown

Pampore: Life returned to normal in Kakapora and Pampore areas of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday after four days of shutdown against the killing of three persons, including two civilians, on Sunday. An engineering student, Danish Farooq of Ratnipora and Shaista Hameed, who was pursuing MA in Urdu, were killed and 13 others suffered […]