Militants attack CRPF camp in north Kashmir’s Sopore

Baramulla: Militants on Tuesday afternoon attacked a CRPF camp in Sopore town of this north Kashmir district. A senior police official told Kashmir Reader that militants lobbed a UBGL grenade towards the CRPF camp at main town Sopore around noon. “The grenade blast did not cause any loss of life or property,” the official said, […]

Sehrai, Malik visit slain Hurriyat activist’s home in Sopore

Sopore: Hurriyat Chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik on Monday visited Bomai village here to express solidarity with the slain Hurriyat activist bereaved family. The Hurriyat activist Hakeem-Ur-Rehman, 45, resident of Bomai village & a member of Hurriyat (G) was shot dead by some unknown gunmen two […]

Unknown gunmen kill Hurriyat activist in Sopore

Unknown gunmen kill Hurriyat activist in Sopore

Sopore: Unknown gunmen on Saturday shot dead a Hurriyat activist in Bomai village of north Kashmir’s Sopore town. Shakir-ul-Rehman Sultani, 45, son of late Mufti Nizamuddin Sultani, resident of Reshipora Bomai, joined Hurriyat (G) in 2010 and was working as a tehsil president of Hurriyat (G). He was also the Imam at a local mosque. […]

CRPF man arrested in Sopore for raping woman for past two years

CRPF man arrested in Sopore for raping woman for past two years

Sopore: A Kashmiri CRPF trooper has been arrested on charges of rape and torture of a woman in Sopore, the crime coming to light when the victim decided to go public after two years of sexual abuse by the accused. The victim, a woman of about 50 years of age, has alleged that the trooper, […]

Govt forces launch CASO in north Kashmir’s Sopore

Sopore: Government forces on Thursday launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in a village of this north Kashmir Township. Army’s 22 RR, special operation group (SOG) of police and CRPF this afternoon laid a siege around Behrampora village and launched a CASO, witnesses told Kashmir Reader. Government forces, they said started house-to-house search in […]

Three CRPF men, civilian injured in Sopore grenade attack

Three CRPF men, civilian injured in Sopore grenade attack

Sopore: Suspected militants hurled a grenade at Sangrama Chowk near Srinagar-Baramulla highway injuring three CRPF men and one civilian on Tuesday. According to a senior police official, at about 11am militants lobbed a grenade at a CRPF patrolling party at Sangrama Chowk. The grenade explosion injured three CRPF men and one civilian. The three injured […]

Alleged informer video goes viral in north Kashmir

Alleged informer video goes viral in north Kashmir

SOPORE: A video shot by suspected militants of an alleged police informer has gone viral on social media. The nearly six-minute clip has apparently been recorded somewhere in the forests of north Kashmir. Bleeding profusely, Nawaz Ahmad Khan, who claims to be a resident of Harwan village near Sopore, rattles off names of other alleged […]