shopian gunfight

No civilian death during Shopian gunfight: Police

No civilian death during Shopian gunfight: Police

Jammu and Kashmir police Saturday rubbished the reports that stated a civilian was killed during a gunfight in Kiloora area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district in which five militants were killed. “Initially, it came across that one civilian had lost his life in cross firing but subsequent investigation confirmed that no such civilian death had […]

Shopian Gunfight: 4 slain Lashkar militants identified

Shopian Gunfight: 4 slain Lashkar militants identified

Four out of the five militants killed in a gunfight with the government forces in Kiloora village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district have been identified. An official identified them as Arshad Ahmad of Ganowpora Balpora, Waqar Ahmad Sheikh of Malikgund, Aijaz Ahmad Paul of Lousdanew and Umar Malik of Malikgund, local daily Greater Kashmir reported. […]

Shopian Gunfight: Forces kill civilian during clashes, injure 20

Shopian Gunfight: Forces kill civilian during clashes, injure 20

Government forces killed a civilian today near the gunfight site in Killora area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district in which five militants were killed, a local news portal reported.  The civilian has been identified as Imtiyaz Ahmed, a resident of Kundalan area, the report added. Massive clashes had erupted in the area after five militants, believed […]

Will hold peaceful sit-in outside civil secretariat against ‘daily carnage’: JRL

Will hold peaceful sit-in outside civil secretariat against ‘daily carnage’: JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) Sunday asked people to hold a peaceful sit-in outside Civil Secretarial Srinagar on Monday against the civilian killings in Kashmir. “Move towards civil secretariat and will sit in a peaceful dharna till the daily carnage is not stopped. The protest strike will continue. (JRL) 2/2 #KashmirKillings (sic),” Hurriyat (M) Chairman […]

#Shopian Gunfight Fallout: Another civilian killed, toll 2

#Shopian Gunfight Fallout: Another civilian killed, toll 2

A teenage boy was killed during protests in south Kashmir’s Shopian district after five militants were killed in a gunfight early morning today, a police official said here. The official said that 16-year old Zubair Ahmad, a resident of Aayangund in neighbouring Pulwama was killed during clashes near the encounter site in Shopian’s Badigam village.

Shopian Gunfight: Civilian injured while saving militants succumbs

Shopian Gunfight: Civilian injured while saving militants succumbs

A teen injured critically during clashes with the government forces near the site of a gunfight in Badigam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday succumbed at SMHS hospital in Srinagar. Asif Ahmad Mir (17), son of Ghulam Mohammad, a resident of Rahomo village of Pulwama district, had sustained a critical bullet wound during […]

Shopian: Gunfight over, 5 militants killed

Shopian: Gunfight over, 5 militants killed

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police said that the gunfight that erupted at Badigam village in Imam Sahib area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district Sunday morning has ended and five dead bodies have been retrieved from the debris.  Encounter concluded at Badigam Zainpora Shopian, 5 bodies of terrorists recovered. Well done boys – Army/ CRPF/J&K Police. […]

Shopian Gunfight: 4 militants killed, many civilians injured

Shopian Gunfight: 4 militants killed, many civilians injured

Four militants have been killed in an ongoing encounter at Badigam village in Imam Sahib area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district while as many civilians who tried to storm the gunfight site were injured during clashes. One civilian is in critical condition and is shifted to Srinagar.  A police officer said that four militants were […]

Shopian Gunfight: Teenager injured critically, shifted to Srinagar

Shopian Gunfight: Teenager injured critically, shifted to Srinagar

A teenage youth was injured critically during intense clashes between government forces and protesters near encounter site at Badigam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday. Sources said that  Asif Ahmad Mir (17) son of Ghulam Mohammad, a resident of Rahomo village in neighbouring Pulwama district, sustained a critical bullet wound during the clashes […]