Geelani, Hurriyat (M), Sehrai, ML pay homage to slain Pulwama militant

Srinagar: The pro-freedom camp on Tuesday paid homage to the slain militant killed in a gunfight with the government forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, and in a statement said that “the educated youth of Kashmir are being pushed to the wall leaving them with no choice other than to pick up arms”. Those who paid […]

Hizb, LeT pay tribute

Srinagar: Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) of Tuesday paid tribute to the slain militant, Hilal Ahmad who was killed in a gunfight at south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. In a statement, Hizb spokesman Saleem Hashmi quoted the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din said that “militants on hand are sacrificing their lives to achieve the goal (freedom) while as […]

Thousands attend funeral prayers of slain militants

Thousands attend funeral prayers of slain militants

Anantnag: Thousands of people thronged Kulgam and Anantnag villages late Sunday evening and early Monday morning to take part in funeral prayers held for five local Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants killed by government forces in Kellam village of Kulgam district on Sunday. The slain militants, four from Kulgam district and one from Anantnag, were killed over a […]

Local journalist beaten up by mob

Local journalist beaten up by mob

Anantnag: Agitated locals manhandled and beat up a local scribe, working as a stringer for a New Delhi based news channel. The journalist had reached the site of the gunfight early Sunday morning to report the encounter when the incident took place. He told Kashmir Reader that someone from the crowd pointed at him and […]

Geelani, Hurriyat (M), DeM pay tributes to slain Kulgam militants

Srinagar: The pro-freedom camp on Sunday paid tributes to the militants killed in a gunfight with the government forces in Kellam area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Those who paid homage included – Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat (M) led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM). Geelani in a statement said that […]

Braving snowfall, thousands attend funeral of Lashkar commander

Braving snowfall, thousands attend funeral of Lashkar commander

PULWAMA: Amid heavy snowfall on Thursday, thousands of people from different villages of south Kashmir participated in the funeral prayers of slain Lashkar commander Irfan Ahmad Sheikh at his native village Chakoora in Pulwama district. After thousands of mourners including women and children walked with his funeral procession in Chakoora village, six rounds of funeral […]

Lashkar’s Pulwama commander killed in home village

Lashkar’s Pulwama commander killed in home village

PULWAMA: The Lashkar-e-Taiba’s (LeT) district commander for Pulwama was killed in a brief gunfight with government forces at his home village on Wednesday evening. During the gunfight, one other militant reportedly managed to escape. The slain commander has been identified as Irfan Ahmad Sheikh, son of Gulzar Ahmad, resident of Chakoora Pulwama. He had been […]

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