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Four Civilians, Militant Killed in Shopian Shooting; Clashes Erupt

Four Civilians, Militant Killed in Shopian Shooting; Clashes Erupt

By News Desk The body of another civilian was found near yesterday’s shootout site in Pahnoo village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Monday, taking the death toll to five. Reports and witnesses said that the body of Gowhar Ahmad Lone (24), resident of Moolu, Trenz was found around 250 meters away from the spot

Forces Have Upper Hand, 195 Militants Killed This Year: CRPF DG

Srinagar, Nov 23 —-Special DG of paramilitary CRPF RR Bhatnagar on Thursday said that government forces have an upper hand in Kashmir Valley. Interacting with media persons during his visit to CRPF camp at Pulwama, Bhatnagar said 195 militants have been neutralized this year. “Commanders of all top outfits including HM (Hizb-ul-Mujahidden), JeM (Jash-e-Mohammad) and

Militant, Soldier Killed As Infiltration Bid Foiled in Keran Sector: Army

Srinagar, November 22 —- A militant and a soldier were killed in a gunfight along Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday. Army’s Srinagar based defence spokesperson told news agency GNS that soldiers manning the fence near Chunkun post intercepted a group of infiltrators today afternoon. “A militant

3-Ft-Tall Jaish Militant New ‘Security Headache’ in Jammu and Kashmir

A 47-year-old militant, who is only three feet tall, is reported to be behind the recent attacks by the Jaish-e-Mohammed in Kashmir. According to police sources, Noor Mohammad Tantray, a resident of Tral in Pulwama district, has taken over command of the JeM in South Kashmir and is engineering the outfit’s bid to regroup in

‘Surrender, Will Receive You With Open Arms’: Army, Police to Militants

Srinagar, September 11 —- Government forces including police, army and CRPF on Monday appealed to militants jointly to shun militancy and join mainstream for “safe, secure and bright future.” Addressing a joint press conference, the IGP Kashmir Muneer Ahmad Khan, GOC Victor Force Maj Gen BS Raju and IG CRPF (ops) Zulfikar Hassan assured militants of