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02-Sep-2018 Shopian

Shopian Shootout : Seven persons injured in clashes, CASO called off

At least seven persons suffered injuries during clashes in government forces action which erupted following a brief exchange of gunfight at Laddi village of south Kashmir's Shopian district on Sunday morning.Reports said that the militants believed to be...

29-Aug-2018 Shopian

Four cops killed in Shopian militant attack, Three rifles snatched

In an audacious attack, armed militants gunned down four policemen in broad day light on Wednesday in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.Sources said that a group of policemen escort party of the DSP headquarters Shopian arrived in Arhama area of the district...

11-Jul-2018 Shopian

Boy killed, 5 others injured in Shopian blast

A minor boy was killed and five others including a girl sustained splinter injuries in a mysterious blast at Memendar village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday.Reports reaching GNS said that a group of minor boys were playing at Memander...

04-Jun-2018 Shopian

16 persons including 4 cops wounded in Shopian grenade attack

At least over a dozen people including four cops were wounded after unidentified persons lobbed a grenade on Government Force in South Kashmir’s Shopian distirct.The grenade blast created panic in the area while Forces fired dozens of rounds in air. A police...

06-May-2018 Shopian

KU assistant professor join militant ranks, gets trapped in Shopian

A day after reports about him going missing, Kashmir University assistant professor has joined militant ranks and has been trapped by the joint team of government forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Saturday.The police have called the family...

17-Mar-2018 Shopian

Militants attack police vehicle in South Kashmir

Militants have reportedly fired upon the police vehicle in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.The incident occurred at Hajipora area of the district.Reports said that police vehicles on way to Shopian were attacked by militants. SSP Shopian was present in the vehicle...

05-Mar-2018 Shopian

LeT militant found dead in Shopian orchard

Body of a militant was found from apple orchards at Saidipora village in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Monday.Sources identified the militant as Ashiq Hussain Bhat son of Mohammad Ishaq Bhat of Rakhpora Shopian. He had joined militant ranks last year...

27-Jan-2018 Shopian

Two budding youth killed in Army action

Two civilians were killed and six others injured after Indian Army opened fire on protesters in Ganowpora hamlet of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday.    Reports said that army personnel arrived at Ganowpora village to remove a banner....

27-Jan-2018 Shopian

Shopian firing : Another youth succumbs, toll 3

One more youth succumbed to the injuries at Shopian, taking the death toll allegedly by army to three.Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Shopian Dr Bashir told GNS that the youth identified as Rayees Ahmad Ganie succumbed to injuries while he was being referred...

24-Jan-2018 Shopian

Two teenage girls injured in fresh Shopian clashes

Two teenage girls injured on Wednesday evening during clashes at Chaigund area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.The clashes erupted soon after the encounter broke out in the area between militants and the government forces.Official sources told news agency...

25-Nov-2017 Shopian

Bullet riddled body of soldier recovered from Shopian

 Police on Saturday recovered a bullet riddled body a local in South Kashmir's Shopian district. The deceased whom police identified as Muhammad Irfan Dar of Sanzan village was a soldier in Indian Army presently post in Gurez area North Kashmir's Bandipora district. ...

02-Nov-2017 Shopian

BJP youth leader Gowhar Ahmad Bhat killed in Kashmir

Suspected militants killed a youth leader in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian on Thursday, police said.The body of Gowhar Ahmad Bhat, with its throat slit, was found in a village in Shopian, a police statement said.Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah condoled...

20-Aug-2017 Shopian

Bullet-riddled body of youth found in Shopian village

A bullet- riddled body of a 16-year-old youth, was recovered in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Sunday morning.Official sources  said that the body of the teenager, was found by the locals and accordingly informed the police.The police recovered...

17-Aug-2017 Shopian

Three held, arms, ammunition seized in J&K

Three persons were arrested in Jammu & Kashmir's Bandipora district on Thursday and recovered arms and ammunition from them, police said.The arrests and the seizure were made by a joint army and police team in Sumbal area of Bandipora, a police officer...

10-May-2017 Shopian

Young Kashmiri Army officer killed by militants

Militants abducted and killed a 22-year-old Kashmiri Army officer when he had gone to attend a family wedding in Shopian district, officials said on Wednesday. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has called it an act of cowardice and the Army has vowed to bring those...

09-Mar-2017 Shopian

Pasting of LeT posters gang busted in South Kashmir, says police

Police on Thursday claimed to have cracked a case involving pasting of LeT posters in Shopian district calling for shutdown in the south Kashmir district from 26 February onwards.A police officer told GNS police has arrested main accused while hunt for the...

04-Mar-2017 Shopian

Shopian operation ends without any breakthrough for Army

A joint operation launched by Army and the Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police, against militants on Friday night in Chillipora village of South Kashmir’s Shopian district was called off on Saturday morning after militants reportedly...

23-Feb-2017 Shopian

4 killed in J&K attack

Three soldiers and a civilian were killed on Thursday when security forces were attacked by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.The forcers were returning from a search operation in Kungnoo village when they were attacked."The victims...

16-Nov-2016 Sopore

Policeman killed in Kashmir gunfight

A policeman was killed in a gunfight with militants in north Kashmir on Wednesday, police said.Following specific information, about a group of militants hiding in the Zaloora forest near Sopore town of Baramulla district, security forces launched an operation,...

11-Oct-2016 Shopian

Nine injured as militants attack security forces with grenade

Seven civilians and two paramilitary troopers were injured on Tuesday when suspected militants hurled a grenade at security forces in a south Kashmir village, police said.The grenade exploded on the roadside in Bon Bazar area of Shopian district when a Central...

28-Sep-2016 Shopian

Former J&K legislator's relative snatches rifle from guard

A relative of a former legislator on Wednesday snatched the service rifle of the personal security guard (PSO) deployed with the MLC in Shopian district of south Kashmir."Waseem Ahmad Khanday, son of Mohammad Ayoub resident of Zakhan Keller village, has...

07-Apr-2016 Shopian

Two Hizbul militants killed in Kashmir gunfight

Two Hizbul Mujahideen guerrillas were killed on Thursday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.The militants were killed in Veehil village of Shopian district, a senior police officer told IANS here."The...

12-Oct-2015 Shopian

Blast in Kashmir's Shopian town

An IED explosion occurred on a road in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian town on Monday, but it failed to cause any damage to any property or life, a police officer told IANS here.Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed was scheduled to inaugurate...

13-Aug-2015 Shopian

11 injured in Kashmir mosque explosion

At least 11 people were injured in a grenade explosion in a mosque compound in Kashmir's Shopian district on Thursday, an official said."Eleven people were injured in a grenade explosion...

12-Aug-2015 Shopian

Army search party came under militant attack in SK

Two Indian Army personnel were injured, one of them critically after militants fired upon a search party near Trenz area of Imamsahab Shopian in South Kashmir on Wednesday.   Police sources said that after receiving inputs about the presence of a group...

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