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5 Lashkar militants killed in Shopian gunfight

5 Lashkar militants killed in Shopian gunfight

At least five militants have been killed in an ongoing encounter between government forces and militants, which started on Friday night in Killora village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district. The militants are learnt to be from the Lashkar-e-Taiba, reports said.  The government forces had cordoned off the area last night following specific intelligence inputs about […]

Srinagar family claims ‘unknown militant’ killed in Kupwara is their son

Srinagar family claims ‘unknown militant’ killed in Kupwara is their son

By Aasif Sultan  A Srinagar family of Old Barzulla area claims that a militant killed in frontier district Kupwara in north Kashmir on Friday morning by the Army is their son who had left his home in January 2017.  They claim that what Police and Army refer to as “unknown militant” is their 32-year-old son Mudasir […]

Lashkar kills 3 locals in north Kashmir: Police

Lashkar kills 3 locals in north Kashmir: Police

Srinagar: Three civilians were Monday evening killed by militant outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) in Khanpora area of north Kashmir’s Baramullah district, police claimed Eyewitnesses said the gunmen fired upon the three persons near Iqbal Market, resulting in their instant death. The slain were identified as Asif Ahmed Sheikh, Haseeb Ahmed Khan and Mohammed Asghar, all residents of […]