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Jan 24, 2019
Militant-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter in Shopian, to be posthumously awarded Ashok ChakraLance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter with militants in the Kashmir Valley, will posthumously be awarded this year's Ashok Chakra, India's highest peacetime gallantry award.
Nov 27, 2018
Three militants killed in two J&K encounters: Suspected Zakir Musa aide killed in Tral; 2 LeT terrorists gunned down in PulwamaAs per reports, the slain militant is believed to be a member of Zakir Musa led group Ansar Ul Ghazwatul Hind (GNS). The encounter took place after a joint team of army, CRPF and SOG cordoned off Hafoo in Tral following inputs about the presence of militants.
Nov 27, 2018
One jawan, two terrorists killed in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam; second gunfight underway in PulwamaTwo encounters broke out between militants and security personnel in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday in Kulgam and Pulwama districts respectively. Both the encounters are currently underway.
Nov 25, 2018
Six militants, one soldier killed in Shopian encounter; civilian dies in 'clashes after gunfight'The encounter in Shopian began while security forces were carrying out a cordon and search operation in the area after receiving information about the presence of militants, who fired on the forces.
Nov 20, 2018
Jammu & Kashmir's Shopian, once a bastion, now slaughterhouse for militants; intelligence network of forces causing their collapseIn a pre-dawn gunfight on Tuesday, four militants were killed in Shopian by government forces — all local members of the Hizbul Mujahideen — in the Nadigam area of the South Kashmir district.
Sep 13, 2013
Shopian clash: J&K govt to remove CRPF in Gagren CampThe state cabinet, which met in Srinagar today, under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, expressed grave concern over the recent incidents of violence in the south Kashmir’s Shopian district.