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South #Kashmir: Forces kill 3 civilians in Kulgam

South #Kashmir: Forces kill 3 civilians in Kulgam

Srinagar: Three civilians including a teenage girl were killed by government forces’ action during clashes in Redwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday. A senior police officer told local news agency GNS that army’s patrolling party opened fire upon a group of youth after they pelted stones on them in Hawoora area of […]

South #Kashmir: Policeman kidnapped, killed by militants in Shopian

South #Kashmir: Policeman kidnapped, killed by militants in Shopian

A police constable who was kidnapped by militants in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thursday has been found dead. His bullet-ridden body was found this morning in Dangam in Shopian, reports said. Militants barged into the house of constable Javed Ahmed Dar kidnapped him. He was kidnapped from Kachdoora, the village where security forces had killed […]

Pulwama Encounter: Only one militant body recovered, other two ‘give slip’ to forces

Pulwama Encounter: Only one militant body recovered, other two ‘give slip’ to forces

Body of only one militant has been recovered from under the debris during a search operation at the encounter site in Thumna, Chatpora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday. Sources told local news agency GNS that during the searches which were conducted soon after the joint team of forces blasted the house, set it on […]

South #Kashmir: 4 killed in ongoing Anantnag gunfight

South #Kashmir: 4 killed in ongoing Anantnag gunfight

Two militants, a civilian and a policeman were killed and dozens others injured in the ongoing gunfight between militants and the government forces in Srigufwara area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday. Director General of Police SP Vaid confirmed that two militants were killed in the ongoing gunfight. Reports said that the owner of the […]

Army kill civilian, injure 2 others in Pulwama

Army kill civilian, injure 2 others in Pulwama

Army killed a civilian and injured two others after they opened fire on protesters in Nowpora village of Pulwama district on Friday. Reports said that army troopers of 55 RR opened fire after the residents resisted their attempts to vandalise the property of a local militant Saju Mir. Three persons, including a girl, were injured […]

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 […]

When a dying rebel wrote ‘Kalima’ with his blood in Shopian’s Kachdoora

When a dying rebel wrote ‘Kalima’ with his blood in Shopian’s Kachdoora

By Aasif Sultan Shopian: As government forces pounded Niyaz Ahmad Lone’s two-storey house with mortar shells at Kachdoora village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday, a dying rebel was writing on the wall as to what he was fighting for.  As the dust settled and people rushed to clear the debris, they found the […]