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2 Hizbul Kashmiri militants gunned down in encounter with security forces in J&K

Srinagar: Two Kashmiri militants affiliated to the Hizbul Mujahideen group were gunned down in an encounter with the security forces on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said. Following specific information about militant presence in Bijbehara town, the security forces had surrounded the Baghander Mohalla late on Wednesday. At day break, the militants were […]

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Two militants killed by security forces in Shopian

Srinagar: Two militants were killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. “Following a brief shoot out in the orchard area of Gahand village the two militants were killed. Their exact identities and affiliations are being ascertained,” an officer said. The gunfight broke out when militants […]

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Two militants killed in gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in a gunfight with the security forces on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence official said. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said the militants were killed in an encounter in Nowgam, on the outskirts of Srinagar city. Five soldiers were also injured in the operation which has now ended. […]

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Gunfights in Shopian, Kupwara; 3 militants killed

Srinagar: Three militants were killed on Thursday as two gun fights raged in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian and Kupwara districts, police said. All three were killed in the south Kashmir encounter in Shopian district. “Hiding militants opened fire at the security forces in Yarwan village of Keller area during a cordon and search operation. Three militants […]

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Six militants killed in three separate gunfights in J&K

Srinagar: Six militants and a 12-year-old boy were killed on Friday in three separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Two militants and the boy, who was taken hostage, were killed in an encounter in Bandipora district’s Mir Mohalla area. “One Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander is among the two militant victims,” the police said. In […]

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48-hour gunfight ends, five security men martyred, two militants and a civilian killed

Srinagar | Two militants, five security men and a civilian were killed in the 48-hour-long gunfight that ended on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara border district. Police said two militants were killed today in this encounter which started on Friday. Three CRPF troopers, including an inspector, two local policemen and a civilian were killed […]

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2 militants killed in gunfight with security forces in Kupwara

Srinagar | Two militants were killed on Friday in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police sources said. Bodies of both militants have been recovered from Kralgund village of Langate area and searches were underway to sanitise the place. Information about the militants presence was received late on Thursday, following […]

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Two Jaish-e-Mohammad militants killed in gunfight in Shopian

Srinagar | Two militants belonging to the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) outfit were killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. Identity of both militants killed in Mamender village has been established, an officer said. “Firing exchanges have stopped. Searches were underway in the area. It was […]