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Petrol bomb hurled at MLA’s house in Shopian

Petrol bomb hurled at MLA’s house in Shopian

Srinagar: Unknown people hurled a petrol bomb at the residence of Mohammad Yousuf Bhat, Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Meemander area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district. In the incident, one window of the house caught fire and is being doused off. A police officer while confirming the incident said they are verifying the details, reports […]

Stones thrown at school bus in Shopian, 2 students injured

Stones thrown at school bus in Shopian, 2 students injured

Two school students were injured after a school bus they were travelling in came under stone pelting at Zavoora area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday. SSP Shopian Shalender Kumar Mishra said that the school bus of Rainbow International school was attacked by “miscreants” with stones near Zavoora village, reports said. In the incident, […]

14 injured with pellets, two in eyes during protests against Kathua rape-murder in Shopian

14 injured with pellets, two in eyes during protests against Kathua rape-murder in Shopian

At least fourteen protesters were injured with pellets, among whom two were hit in the eye, fired by police at them in south Kashmir’s Shopian district today.  A protest was going on against the rape-and-murder of 8-year-old Muslim minor in Kathua in January. Reports said the clashes broke out near Jamia Masjid main town Shopian between […]

South Kashmir: Jets hover over many districts, terrorise locals

South Kashmir: Jets hover over many districts, terrorise locals

Srinagar: Two days after four civilians were killed by government forces during a gunfight with holed up militants in Wani Mohalla, Khudwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, local population continue to be terrified as jet aircrafts hover over many areas of Shopian, Kulgam and Tral. In Kulgam gunfight, the forces had used helicopter gunships […]