Militant killed in Hazratbal buried amid pro-freedom slogans

Militant killed in Hazratbal buried amid pro-freedom slogans

Pulwama: Thousands of people Sunday participated in the funeral prayers of a militant who was shot dead by unknown gunmen at Naseem Bagh, Hazratbal in Srinagar on Saturday at his native village Panzgam in Pulwama district. The body of Asif Nazir Dar, who police said was affiliated with Zakir Musa-led Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, was handed over […]

South Kashmir: Thousands attend funeral of ISJK militant in Awantipora

Pulwama: Thousands of people on Sunday participated in the funeral of ‘Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind’ militant Asif Nazir Dar, who was shot dead by unknown gunmen in Hazratbal area of Srinagar on Saturday. Since early morning, hundreds of people assembled at Panzgam, the native village of ‘Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind’ militant Asif Nazir Dar to participate in his funeral […]

Woman injured after gunmen fire on vehicle in Pulwama

Woman injured after gunmen fire on vehicle in Pulwama

PULWAMA: A woman was injured after unidentified gunmen fired upon a vehicle she was travelling in, near Murran Chowk in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Sources told Kashmir Reader that the vehicle was driven by a lady, Rani, who owns a beauty parlour at Main Chowk, Pulwama. They said the bullet missed the target and hit […]

Man dies of electric shock in Awantipora

Man dies of electric shock in Awantipora

Awantipora: A man died of an electric shock in Awantipora area of south Kashmir district on Friday. Jamsheed Ahmad aged 30 of Kharpora Tral suffered an electric shock when he touched a water pipe near Kharmood area of Awantipora this afternoon, a senior police official told Kashmir Reader. “The youth was shifted to public health […]

Youth dies of electric shock in Awantipora

Pulwama: A youth on Friday died of an electric shock in Awantipora area of this south Kashmir district. Jamsheed Ahmad, son of Ghulam Mohiudin of Kharpora Tral suffered an electric shock when he touched a water pipe near Kharmood area of Awantipora this afternoon, a senior police official told Kashmir Reader. “The youth was shifted […]

Massive search operation launched in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Massive search operation launched in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Pulwama: Special operations group (SOG) of police, army and paramilitary CRPF this morning launched a massive search operation in at least ten villages of this south Kashmir district. In the wee hours today, a huge contingent of SOG men, army and CRPF personnel appeared in Rahmoo, Bellow, Putrigam, Matrigam, Frasipura, Goosu, Kuchipora, Murran, Thokerpora and […]

Guards repulse attack on home of BJP leader’s brother

Guards repulse attack on home of BJP leader’s brother

TRAL: Suspected militants on Tuesday night attacked the residence of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader’s brother in Tral town. The police sentries guarding the residence repulsed the attack, local sources said. The suspected militants opened fire at the policemen guarding the residence of BJP leader Avtaar Singh’s brother at Monghama village of Tral, police […]

Drive against bhang cultivation in Pampore

Drive against bhang cultivation in Pampore

PAMPORE: A massive drive against bhang cultivation has been launched by Municipal Committee in Pampore. Officials said a team headed by Executive Officer Municipal Committee Pampore, Manzoor Ahmad, destroyed bhang cultivation spread over 100 kanals of land on river banks and roadside since Tuesday. On the directions of District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Muncipal Committee has […]

1 injured in Pampore road accident

PAMPORE: A 46 year old woman was seriously injured after she was hit by a scooter at Drangbal, Pampore on Wednesday. A police official told Kashmir Reader that a scooter bearing registration number JK13D-1443 hit and injured a pedestrian, Nayeema Akhtar. He added Akhtar is a government teacher, a resident of Drangbal Pampore. “The injured […]