Need to identify black sheep: UJC

Need to identify black sheep: UJC

Srinagar: United Jihad Council (UJC) on Monday paid tributes to the three slain militants, who were killed in an encounter between forces and militants in Awoora area of Pahalgam. In an e-mailed statement, the UJC spokesman, Saleem Hashmi quoting the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din, as saying, “The sacrifices of three slain militants identified as Adil […]

Thousands brave snowfall to attend Jinaza of militants in south Kashmir

Srinagar: Braving snowfall and chill thousands of people Monday attended the funeral prayers of three Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants who were killed in a night long encounter with government forces at Awoora village of Pahalgam in Anantnag district. Soon after the encounter ended, people from dozens of villages started marching towards the encounter site to take possession […]

Pahalgam gunfight: People march to attend Jinaza of deceased militants

Srinagar: Braving snowfall and chill thousands from different villages of Bijbehara and Srigufwara areas Monday started marching towards the native villages of three local militants to participate in their Nimaz-e-Jinaza. As reported earlier, three Hizb militants, Adil Ahmad Reshi of Bijbehara, Abid Ahmad Sheikh of Satkipora and Masood Ahmad Shah of Bewoora, were killed after […]

Awoora gunfight ends, 3 militants killed

Awoora gunfight ends, 3 militants killed

Srinagar: The gunfight between militants and the government forces which had started on Sunday in south Kashmir’s Awoora village of Pahalgam area ended Monday morning as all the three hiding militants were killed, police sources said. They said that bodies of the slain militants have been retrieved and they have been identified as Adil Ahmad […]

Protests erupt near encounter site in south Kashmir

Protests erupt near encounter site in south Kashmir

Srinagar: Clashes erupted between the government forces and youth on Sunday near the encounter site in Awoora village of Anantnag in south Kashmir, reports said. Groups of youth assembled near gunfight site and are clashing with forces, local sources said. Meanwhile, people in Bijbehara, Srigufwara, Kanelwon and other adjacent villages also hit the streets. Earlier, […]

Gunfight starts in south Kashmir

Gunfight starts in south Kashmir

Srinagar: An encounter between militants and government forces started on Sunday in Pahalgam area of Anantnag district. Sources said that forces cordoned off Awoora village in Pahalgam area which led to the gunfight. Cross firing was going on when reports last came in. Please follow and like us:0

BSF troops foil infiltration bid on IB

BSF troops foil infiltration bid on IB

Jammu: Defence sources claimed on Saturday that Border Security Force (BSF) troops foiled an infiltration attempt on International Border (IB) in Samba sector of Jammu region. As per reports quoting BSF sources, a group of 4 to 6 militants was seen in Samba Sector tonight at around 2100 hours. The infiltrators started firing with automatic […]

Over 4k militants, missing people of JK in PaK: Govt

Over 4k militants, missing people of JK in PaK: Govt

Jammu: Over 4,000 militants and missing people of Jammu and Kashmir are still in Pakistan and Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK), the state government said Wednesday. In a written reply to a question by BJP MLA Rajesh Gupta in the state Assembly, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said, “4,088 missing people (of J&K) and terrorists are still […]

PDP involved in killing NC activists: Usman

PDP involved in killing NC activists: Usman

Jammu: Congress leader and MLA Bandipora, Usman Majeed Wednesday levelled allegations in the legislative assembly against ruling PDP leaders of hatching conspiracies with militants against NC leaders and activists in 90’s. Majeed said that 90 percent PDP leaders have militant links. “They (PDP) people killed NC workers by hatching conspiracy with militants,” Majeed said. Earlier […]

Forces conduct searches in South Kashmir village

Forces conduct searches in South Kashmir village

Srinagar: Government forces on Sunday cordoned off Naina village near Sangam and started house to house searches. Police sources said that forces cordoned the area after an input about the presence of militants. However, local sources said that no one was arrested so far. The search operation was underway when reports last came in. Please […]