Srinagar One policeman was killed while two others suffered grevious injuries after militants attacked a police party on Saturday afternoon at General Bus Stand in Islamabad. Reports reaching here said that the militants fired indiscriminately on the police part.identified the slain policeman as Imtiyaz Ahmad who was working as a constable and injured as Shabir Ahmad. […]
Gunfight has ended in Reban village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district with the killing of a Hizb ul Mujahideen commander on Saturday, police said. An official said that the operation that began around 3am in the village has ended. “One Hizb militant, identified as Shahid Ahmad Sheikh of Kachloo Rafiabad has been killed,” […]
Former CM Omar Abdullah on Saturday reminded the union Home Minister Rajnath Singh of PM Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech and said that the state expects it to be “acted on.” Singh is on a four day visist to Jammu and Kashmir. Omar tweeted: “Na golli say na gaali say, galay lagana say J&K ka […]
Manmohan Singh-led Congress group to arrive in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday to review security situation
Jammu: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh-led policy planning group of the Congress will be arriving in Jammu on Saturday on a two-day visit to study the ground security situation in the state. File image of Manmohan Singh. PTI The Manmohan Singh-led Congress policy planning group, which also include former Union ministers P Chidambaram, Ghulam Nabi Azad […]
The state government forces Saturday launched Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in around 20 villages of Kulgam and Shopian districts. Rising Kashmir has learnt that Army’s 62 RR and 9 RR accompanied by Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu Kashmir Police have cordoned off as many as 20 villages in both the districts.
Sopore A militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight at Reban village of Sopore town in district Baramulla. The gunfight started in wee hours of Saturday. Internet services have been suspended and schools closed in Sopore town “as a precautionary measure”. With the killing of this militant the death toll, related to militancy activities, in […]