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 […]

Shopian teenager laid to rest

Shopian teenager laid to rest

Srinagar: A teenager from Shopian’s Turkewangam village, who was killed Wednesday by government forces during a gunfight with militants, was laid to rest Thursday in his native village.  The slain teenager was identified as 14-year-old Umar Kumar. Thousands attended his funeral prayers, reports said. The government forces had to call off the anti-militancy operation Thursday […]

Shopian: Forces kill civilian during gunfight, injure 5 others

Shopian: Forces kill civilian during gunfight, injure 5 others

Srinagar: Forces shot dead a civilian at Turkawangam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district Wednesday evening during an anti-militant operation in the area while as five other youth were injured after forces fired live ammunition, pellets and teargas at the protesters near the gunfight site.  The slain youth was identified as Umar Kumar from Pinjura area […]

Shopian Gunfight: 4 civilians injured, one critical

Shopian Gunfight: 4 civilians injured, one critical

Srinagar: Four youth were injured, one of them critically, in clashes with the government forces near the gunfight site in Turkawangam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday. Reports said that youth took to streets and clashed with the forces to disrupt the anti-militant operation. Four youth were injured after forces fired live ammunition, […]