Baramulla: Thousands of men and women from Pattan, Sangrama, and Hygam areas visited the home of Basit Ahmad Mir of Andergam Pattan, a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant killed by the government forces in Sopore on Wednesday. People poured into the neighbourhood in groups to pay rich tribute to the 20-year-old militant and visited the nearby graveyard to […]
Slain commander Gulzar Ahmad Lone and his associate Basit are given hero’s farewell amid heavy rainfall
Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen on Wednesday paid tributes to the two slain militants who were killed in Sopore encounter. In a statement to KNS, Hizb operational spokesman, Burhanuddin quoting the outfit vice chief, Saifullah Khalid said, “the sacrifices won’t go waste at any cost”. He also prayed for the heavenly abode of the slain militants.
On a pleasant day in August 1992 – August 7 to be precise – forty-one armed Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants boarded a bus in Rampora village of Kulgam district, their destination the neighbouring Hawoora village.
SRINAGAR: Peoples Conference leader Sajad Lone said that it was the National Conference who exposed the Hizbul Mujahideen commanders Majid Dar and Farooq Mirchi and got them killed. Pointing towards NC legislators, Lone said, “When they were holding talks in Nehru guest house, you sent the media there”. “They exposed the commanders which later became […]
Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen on Wednesday claimed the responsibility of Tuesday’s attacks and lauded the militants for carrying out the ‘successful attacks’. In a statement issued to KNS, the Hizb operational spokesman, Burhanuddin said, “The attacks carried by the Hizb militants have resulted in severe injuries to scores of CRPF troopers and in one of the […]
Srinagar: Cabinet ministers Sajjad Gani Lone and Altaf Bukhari are likely to get Z-Plus security. The government has received intelligence reports that the duo are under threat from militants. Official sources told Kashmir Reader that during a recent review of the security provided to ministers, it was decided that security of all cabinet ministers would […]
Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen on Thursday paid tributes to the two militants killed in a gunfight in Nathipora area of Sopore. In a statement to KNS, Hizb chief Syed Salahuddin, his deputy Saifullah Khalid and field operational commander Mehmood Ghaznavi said, “the two slain militants Basharat Ahmad Sheikh of Bumai Sopore and Aijaz Ahmad Mir of […]
Pulwama: On the fifth consecutive day, shutdown was observed in Pulwama and Tral, the hometown of Hizb commander Sabzaar Bhat and his aide Faizan Ahmad killed last week. Shops, business establishments and offices remained closed throughout the day while minor clashes erupted in Pulwama’s Murran chowk. Meanwhile a 45-year-old man Ghulam Mohidudin was injured in […]
TRAL: People in large numbers have been visiting the encounter site in Saimoh village of Tral since Saturday, when Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Bhat and teenage militant Faizan Bhat were killed by government troops. Two houses at the encounter site were destroyed after being blasted by troops while a third house suffered partial damage. People […]