Protests, clashes erupt in south Kashmir

Protests, clashes erupt in south Kashmir

Srinagar: Soon after the news about the killing of two Hizb militants Sabzar Ahmad and Faizan Ahmad spread, most parts of the south Kashmir observed shutdown and started protests. Reports said that clashes between protesters and forces erupted in Anantnag, Khanabal, Pulwama, Pampore, Tral and Kakapora areas. Shopkeepers also pulled down their shutters in Bijbehara […]

Tral gunfight; two militants including Sabzar killed

Tral gunfight; two militants including Sabzar killed

Srinagar: Two militants including Hizb commander Sabzar Ahmad were killed in the encounter between militants and forces in Saimoo village of Tral on Saturday. Police sources confirmed the killing of Sabzar Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Hassan Bhat, resident of Rathsuna Tral and Faizan Muzaffar Bhat son of Muzaffar Ahamd Bhat resident of Tral Payeen. […]

2 more militants killed in Rampur sector, toll reaches 6: Army

2 more militants killed in Rampur sector, toll reaches 6: Army

Srinagar: To more suspected militants were killed by army soldiers in Rampur sector of north Kashmir on Saturday raising the toll to six, sources said. Earlier army claimed that its troops foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Rampur sector of Kashmir, killing four militants. Army spokesman in Srinagar Col Rajesh Kalia […]

Tral gunfight; several injured in clashes, protests in Pulwama

Tral gunfight; several injured in clashes, protests in Pulwama

Srinagar: At least twenty persons sustained injuries in Rathsuna area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district where clashes between forces and protesters are underway since Saturday morning. Rathsuna is situated near Saimoo village where a fierce encounter between militants and government forces in going on since Friday evening. Local sources said that forces used […]

Tral gunfight; Para commandos called to assist army

Tral gunfight; Para commandos called to assist army

Srinagar: Additional reinforcement of Para commandos and Special Operation Group were called in to assist the army in conducting the operation against the holed up militants in Saimoo village of Tral on Saturday, sources said. Local sources said that two residential houses have been razed to ground so far in the ongoing gunfight between militants […]

Burglars loot Rs 16 lakh from ATM in north Kashmir

Burglars loot Rs 16 lakh from ATM in north Kashmir

Srinagar: Police sources on Saturday said that burglars looted Rs 16 lakh from an ATM in Langate area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. The incident happened during last night, police sources said adding a case has been registered and manhunt started at a large scale to nab the looters. The ATM of Jammu and Kashmir […]

2 killed, another injured in Pampore road mishap

2 killed, another injured in Pampore road mishap

Bilal Habib Pampore: Two persons were killed while as another sustained serious injuries in a road accident on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Pampore Saturday morning. According to police two persons were killed on the spot while as another person was seriously injured in a collision between Maruti car bearing registration number JK02U-9209 and a Truck driven […]

Clashes erupt near Tral encounter site

Clashes erupt near Tral encounter site

Srinagar: Clashes between protesters and forces erupted Saturday in Tral area where an encounter is going on between militants and government forces. Local sources said that scores of people pelting stones on forces at Rathsuna area are trying to reach the nearby encounter site at Saimoo and break the cordon and help holed up militants […]

4 militants killed in Rampur sector: Army

4 militants killed in Rampur sector: Army

Srinagar: At least four militants were killed when the Indian Army on Saturday claimed its troops foiled an infiltration bid in Rampur sector of Jammu and Kashmir. Defence sources said that the area has been cordoned off and is being sanitized to check for remaining militants. The area falls in Baramulla district of north Kashmir […]

Massive encounter in Tral village resumes

Massive encounter in Tral village resumes

Srinagar: A massive encounter between militants and government forces is underway in Saimoo area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Saturday. Two to three militants are believed to be trapped there. Local sources said that one residential house has been set on fire while as another damaged in the gunfight which started late last […]

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