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Armyman kidnapped in Shopian, manhunt launched

Armyman kidnapped in Shopian, manhunt launched

An army personnel who was reportedly posted as PSO of Major Shukla was kidnapped from a private passenger vehicle near Kalampora between Shadimarg and Shopian on Thursday afternoon, local reports said. A local report identified the abducted army personnel as Aurangzaib, a resident of Pir Panchal region. The report said that Aurangzaib had gone on […]

2 militants from Shopian arrested in Rajouri: Police

2 militants from Shopian arrested in Rajouri: Police

Government forces Monday arrested two militants at a checkpoint in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district today, police said. A joint check-post of Rajouri Police, 72 battalion of CRPF and Army (38 RR) was set up on Rajouri-DKG road in the early hours after weapons and ammunition were stolen by some militants from a police barrack […]

Militants snatch 2 rifles from cops guarding political leader in south Kashmir

Militants snatch 2 rifles from cops guarding political leader in south Kashmir

Militants on Saturday night snatched two rifles from policemen guarding a political leader affiliated with Awami National Conference in Ashajipora village of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Reports said that the militants snatched the rifles (AK-47 and Insas) from the personal security officers of Advocate Gowhar when he was visiting a relative’s home in Dabruna village […]

Baramulla: Police detain 5 students, retain their phones for ‘forensic analysis’

Baramulla: Police detain 5 students, retain their phones for ‘forensic analysis’

Srinagar: Police Monday detained five students of Boys Higher Secondary School, Baramulla during clashes outside the school campus.  Many students of the school “disturbed the studies of other students” and “began pelting stones and bricks towards the main road from the school campus”, police said in a statement. “After hectic efforts situation was brought under […]