A search operation that started in the early hours of Wednesday in the Tiken area of Pulwama turned into an encounter after security forces were fired upon, said a police official
The identity and group affiliation of the slain militant is being ascertained, while another militant surrendered before the security forces
The prime minister's statement came days after comments made by a Pakistani minister about the terror attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed last year
A resident of Punjab Pakistan, the militant, identified as Sameer Bhai alias Usman, was part of the group responsible for the killing of a police officer named Khursid Ahmad
Arms and ammunition were recovered from the site. Four militants were killed in another encounter in Shopian
On a tip off about presence of militants in Pulwama, security forces launched a cordon and search operation, which turned into an encounter after militants opened fire
At least three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police officials said on Wednesday
Four militants killed in two J&K encounters; three Hizbul members gunned down in Pulwama, JeM militant in Baramulla
Four militants were gunned down in two separate encounters in Pulwama and Baramulla districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
Pulwama encounter: Terrorist who killed army jawan Aurangzeb in 2018 among three Hizbul militants who died in clashes
Police said the slain militants have been identified as Showkat Dar of Panzgam in Awantipora, Irfan War of Wadoora Payeen in Sopore and Muzaffar Sheikh of Tahab in Pulwama
Four LeT terrorists killed in Kashmir's Pulwama during encounter; three army jawans, policeman injured
Four Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists were killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Pulwama's Lassipora area in Jammu and Kashmir.
J&K Police, army, CRPF to hold presser today at 3.30 pm; may address death of JeM man behind Pulwama attack
A joint press conference is to be addressed by the Indian Army, Jammu and Kashmir Police, and CRPF personnel in Srinagar on Monday
Pulwama terror attack mastermind Mudasir Ahmed Khan aka 'Mohd Bhai' killed in Tral encounter, claim officials
The encounter in Pinglish area of Tral in south Kashmir's Pulwama district lasted past midnight in which Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist Mudasir Ahmed Khan alias 'Mohd Bhai' was among the three militants killed, the officials said. The bodies of the three militants are charred beyond recognition and efforts are on to establish their identity, they said.
India hands over dossier to Pakistan on JeM complicity in Pulwama attack, presence of terror camps in its territory: MEA
The MEA said Pakistan was conveyed that India expects it to take immediate and verifiable action against terrorism emanating from territories under its control.
Pulwama encounter: NIA identifies owner of vehicle used in terror attack, says he has joined Jaish-e-Mohammad
Forty two CRPF personnel were killed in Pulwama when a suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a bus carrying jawans in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir on 14 February.
Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah welcome SC direction for states to take action against assault on Kashmiris
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court's directive to 11 states to take "prompt" action to prevent incidents of threat, assault and social boycott of Kashmiris in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack.
An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Sopore township of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Friday morning. Acting on specific input, the security personnel launched a cordon and search operation in the Warpora area of Sopore, according to reports.
Omar Abdullah hits out at PM's 'silence' over violence against Kashmiris, criticises withdrawal of separatists' security
Referring to the withdrawal of security to Kashmiri separatist leaders, Omar Abdullah said it was a "regressive step" and he was not aware of anybody misusing security.
Won't give proof on JeM's involvement in Pulwama to Pakistan, but will unmask Islamabad's role in terror: Senior govt official
The official was sharing the views within the government, which is not at all in favour of giving any evidence to Pakistan considering the past experience when despite giving multiple dossiers on the involvement of Pakistan-based elements in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and terror strike in Pathankot airbase, Islamabad did nothing to punish the perpetrators.
Pulwama encounter: Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia visit families of slain soldiers in West Uttar Pradesh
On 14 February, as many as 40 jawans of CRPF were killed in Pulwama when their convoy was attacked by a suicide bomber of Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM).
South African Parliament passes resolution condemning Pulwama attack, asks Pakistan to find perpetrators of 'dastardly' terror strike
The motion followed condemnation of Pulwama terror attack from a host of political parties, NGO's and the public.