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Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in Anantnag
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in Anantnag

Based on specific input about the presence of terrorists in Srichand Top forest area in Pahalgam area of Anantnag, security forces launched a cordon and search operation there

Jammu and Kashmir: ISJK terrorist killed in encounter in Anantnag
India

Jammu and Kashmir: ISJK terrorist killed in encounter in Anantnag

The terrorist affiliated with proscribed terror outfit Islamic State of Jammu and Kashmir, identified as Faheem Bhat, was involved in the killing of ASI Mohd Ashraf of Bijbehara Police Station

Civilian killed, policeman injured in separate terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir
India

Civilian killed, policeman injured in separate terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

While the civilian was gunned down in Nawakadal locality of the city, a police assistant sub-inspector (ASI) was injured in Bijbehara area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district

BJP's Gulam Rasool Dar, his wife shot dead by militants in J&K's Anantnag; TRF claims responsibility for attack
India

BJP's Gulam Rasool Dar, his wife shot dead by militants in J&K's Anantnag; TRF claims responsibility for attack

Dar, a resident of Kulgam's Redwani, was a sarpanch affiliated with the BJP. He had unsuccessfully contested the last year's District Development Council elections

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; identity yet to ascertained, says police
India

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; identity yet to ascertained, says police

Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Kwarigam, Ranipora area of the South Kashmir district following inputs about the presence of militants, a police official said

COVID-19 in Kashmir: Amid pandemic surge in Valley, negligent handling of samples for virus test sets alarm bells ringing
India

COVID-19 in Kashmir: Amid pandemic surge in Valley, negligent handling of samples for virus test sets alarm bells ringing

In view of the poor sample collection, the health authorities have been asked to ensure a better testing procedure and to improve the testing rate across Kashmir

Jammu And Kashmir: Two separate encounters underway between security forces, militants in Shopian, Anantnag districts
India

Jammu And Kashmir: Two separate encounters underway between security forces, militants in Shopian, Anantnag districts

While security forces were engaged in an operation in the Hadipora area of Shopian district, a second gunfight broke out at Semthan in the Bijbehara area of Anantnag district

Jammu and Kashmir DGP vows 'befitting response' to militants for targeted killing of police
India

Jammu and Kashmir DGP vows 'befitting response' to militants for targeted killing of police

The DGP said around 6,000 policemen have lost their lives fighting militancy in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Police officer Mohammad Ashraf Bhat shot dead by militants in Anantnag
India

Jammu and Kashmir Police officer Mohammad Ashraf Bhat shot dead by militants in Anantnag

Bhat, who was posted in the Pulwama district, was returning home after offering prayers at a mosque in Anantnag when he was shot

Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir hide in bunkers under toilets, seasonal streams to evade security forces, say officials
India

Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir hide in bunkers under toilets, seasonal streams to evade security forces, say officials

Underground bunkers and false cavities are not a new phenomenon but of late we have had several such examples in south Kashmir, said JK DGP Dilbagh Singh

Overcrowded prisons in Kashmir turn into COVID-19 epicentres: 35 fresh cases reported in Srinagar jail
India

Overcrowded prisons in Kashmir turn into COVID-19 epicentres: 35 fresh cases reported in Srinagar jail

The new 35 COVID-19 positive cases at one of the biggest prisons in Kashmir has come weeks after more than 90 inmates were found positive at the Anantnag jail. Capable of holding not more than 3,234 inmates, prisons in Jammu and Kashmir currently have 3,700 inmates.

BJP sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday shot dead by terrorists in Kashmir's Kulgam district
India

BJP sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday shot dead by terrorists in Kashmir's Kulgam district

The incident comes less than 48 hours after a BJP-affiliated panchayat member, Arif Ahmad Khan, was shot at in Kulgam district

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag; identities, affiliations not yet ascertained
India

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag; identities, affiliations not yet ascertained

security forces launched a cordon and search operation in an area within the Anantnag district following information about the presence of militants

CRPF jawan, minor boy killed in militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; security forces cordon area to nab assailants
India

CRPF jawan, minor boy killed in militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; security forces cordon area to nab assailants

The militants fired upon a road opening party of the CRPF 90 battalion near Padshahi Bagh bridge in the Bijbehara area of the south Kashmir district around 12 noon, a police official said

Two days after killing of sarpanch by terrorists in Kashmir, elected panchayat members demand security to perform their duties in Valley
India

Two days after killing of sarpanch by terrorists in Kashmir, elected panchayat members demand security to perform their duties in Valley

Two days after a sarpanch was shot dead by terrorists in south Kashmir, a group of elected panchayat members belonging to the community on Wednesday demanded adequate security to perform their duties in the valley.

Sarpanch shot dead by militants in the Larkipora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district
India

Sarpanch shot dead by militants in the Larkipora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district

Militants shot dead a Kashmiri Pandit sarpanch in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, police said.

Altaf Bukhari floats Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party; outfit aims to restore statehood, ensure safe return of Kashmiri Pandits
Politics

Altaf Bukhari floats Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party; outfit aims to restore statehood, ensure safe return of Kashmiri Pandits

With the core agenda of restoring Jammu and Kashmir’s statehood, former state finance minister Altaf Bukhari on Sunday announced the formation of a new political outfit Jammu Kashmir Apni Party

Two LeT terrorists gunned down during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district
India

Two LeT terrorists gunned down during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district

The gunfight took place in the Gund Baba Khalil region in the Sangam town of the Anantnag district, at the end of which the two LeT terrorists were successfully gunned down.

Five of 36 Union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, to visit Kashmir as part of Centre's Valley outreach
India

Five of 36 Union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, to visit Kashmir as part of Centre's Valley outreach

None of the ministers will be visiting any of the four militancy-infested south Kashmir districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Anantnag and Kulgam.

Truckers issue ultimatum to government after militants kill four drivers in Kashmir, demand adequate security or threaten to avoid Valley
India

Truckers issue ultimatum to government after militants kill four drivers in Kashmir, demand adequate security or threaten to avoid Valley

In a letter sent to Home Minister Amit Shah, the All India Motor Transport Congress demanded that the trucks which transport goods and services to the Valley be provided security to prevent any attack on them.