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Two HM militants gunned down by security forces in Sopore encounter

Two HM militants gunned down by security forces in Sopore encounter

At least two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were gunned down after an encounter with security personnel in Sopore’s Shangergund area on Monday morning.The killed militants have been identified as Naeem, belonging to Sopore and Aashiq, belonging to Pattan, from the Hizbul Mujahideen outfit. The troops also recovered two AK-47 and one Insas rifle from the spot.Acting on

Handwara Encounter: Encounter between militants and security forces

Encounter breaks out in Handwara

Handwara Encounter: An encounter broke out today between militants and security forces in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, the police said.   Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Hongnikote in Handwara, 85 kms from here, following information about presence of militants there, a police official said. He said during searches, the

Search on for militants in south Kashmir

Search on for militants in south Kashmir

Security forces on Wednesday launched a cordon and search operation in south Kashmir’s Shopian district following information about presence of militants. But their efforts were being hampered by a mob pelting stones at them.The search operation was launched in Heff village falling under Zainapora area in Shopian, an army official said.He said a large number

Three policemen killed in militant strikes in Srinagar

Srinagar: Militants on Monday carried out two strikes within as many hours in the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, killing three policemen, including an officer, and decamping with service rifle of one of the slain cops.In the first strike, militants shot dead two policemen in Zadibal area of Srinagar at around 10: 45 am.