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Gunfight between militants, forces underway in Sopore

Gunfight between militants, forces underway in Sopore

Baramulla: A fierce gunfight between militants and government forces has started at Drusoo Behrampora village in Sopore in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district, sources said on Friday. After neighboring Kupwara district, authorities have also snapped internet in the Baramulla as part of the routine security exercise whenever encounter starts anywhere in the Valley. Reports said that […]

Rifle snatching at Brakpora Anantnag

Rifle snatching at Brakpora Anantnag

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Thursday snatched service rifle of a bank security guard at Brakpora Anantnag in South Kashmir. Sources said militants allegedly overpowered the guard and decamped with his 12 Bore service rifles. Confirming the incident, SP Anantnag said that area has been cordoned off and searches launched.

26 forest smugglers arrested in Sopore: Police

26 forest smugglers arrested in Sopore: Police

  Srinagar: Police on Thursday claimed they arrested 26 timber smugglers from Rampura village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. A senior police official in Sopore told that forest department lodged a complaint and police immediately acted and arrested 26 forest smugglers. The police official also said that the crackdown against forest smugglers will […]

Jamat e Islami to support ‘movement for safeguarding Article 35A’, urges all to stand together

Srinagar: Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday said that it will support ‘movement for safeguarding the special status as granted under Article 35(A) and Article 370’. “JeI while giving full support to movement for safeguarding the special status as granted under Article 35(A) and Article 370 to Jammu and Kashmir, denounces those elements who for their […]

Man injured in bear attack in Ganderbal

Man injured in bear attack in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: A man was critically injured in a bear attack in Ramwari village of Gund area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Thursday morning. SHO Gund Syed Arif said that a man namely Maroof Ahmad Khan son of Mani Khan age about 38 years seriously injured when he was grazing his cattle in the nearby forests […]

Woman on Hajj pilgrim from Tral dies in Makkah

Woman on Hajj pilgrim from Tral dies in Makkah

Tral: A woman Hajj pilgrim from Tral area of South Kashmir, died of cardiac arrest in holy city of Makkah on Thursday. As per the sources, she has been identified as Hameeda Begum, wife of Ghulam Ahmad of Laribal village in Shikargah Tral. Hameedah according to family sources was in Makkah with her husband to perform […]

Fruit Mandi Parimpora erupts over ‘attempts to revoke Article 35A’, traders hold protest

Fruit Mandi Parimpora erupts over ‘attempts to revoke Article 35A’, traders hold protest

Srinagar: Traders at Fruit Mandi Parimpora Sriangar Thursday held a protest demonstration against attempts to scrap special status of Jammu and Kashmir. Traders from various associations assembled inside Fruit Mandi and raised slogans against revoking article 35A. There were holding placards reading “Dismiss petition Challenge”, “save article 35 A”, against attempts to abrogate Article 35A. […]