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Pakistan now sending COVID-infected militants into J&K: Police chief

Srinagar: Dilbag Singh, J&K Director General of Police (DGP) said on Wednesday that Pakistan is now pushing militants suffering with the coronavirus infection into the union territory. Singh visited quarantine centres in north Kashmir Ganderbal district earlier in the day, especially the one set up inside the Police Training School (PTS) Manigam in the district. […]

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6 militants killed, soldier martyred in gunfights in J&K

Jammu/Srinagar: Six militants, including three from Pakistan, and a soldier were killed and two policemen injured in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Three militants were killed in the Naranag forest area of the Ganderbal district in an encounter with security forces, a police source said. They, according to the source, could have […]

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Militants kill Mehbooba kin’s guard in J&K

Srinagar:  Militants on Friday shot dead the security guard of former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s cousin and decamped with his service rifle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said. Militants fired at constable Farooq Ahmad, personal security officer (PSO) of Sajad Mufti, senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader in Bijbehara town of the district. […]

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Militants, security forces battle in Pulwama

Srinagar:  A gunfight started on Thursday between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Police said that after receiving specific information about the presence of militants in Panjran village in Lassipora area, the security forces started a cordon and search operation. “As the security forces neared the militants, they opened fire at […]

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Over 100 militants killed in Kashmir till May 31

Srinagar:  Over 100 militants were killed in “unrelenting operations” by security forces against various militant outfits in the Kashmir Valley till May 31, police said on Saturday. “Over 100 militants were killed by security forces in Kashmir till May 31,” a police spokesman said. The killed militants included 25 foreign militants from various outfits. On […]

Shopian: A security personnel takes position during an encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian on May 31, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Five militants killed, two policemen injured in Kashmir

Jammu/Srinagar:  Five militants were killed and two policemen injured on Friday in three gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir. Police sources said security forces carried out an operation in Midoora village of Tral area of Pulwama district where militants hiding in a house opened fire. “Two militants were killed in this encounter. Their identity and group […]