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01-Apr-2020 Kulgam

Two civilians shot dead in Kulgam

Two civilians were killed on  Wednesday late evening after they were shot at by unknown gunmen in Damhal Hanjipora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District.A police officer told wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that suspected militants fired...

28-Mar-2020 Srinagar/Baramulla

Police arrests 2 LeT affiliates in Pattan

Police have arrested two Over Ground Workers (OGWs) affiliated with Lashker-e-Toiba in Pattan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, an official said on Saturday.He said police on March 27 received a reliable information that Showkat Ahmed Mir son of Nazir...

24-Mar-2020 Srinagar

Fratricidal incident leaves 2 troopers dead

After a scuffle between two troopers inside a CRPF camp, angry troopers fired at each other, as a result both died on spot here in Kashmir capital Srinagar on Tuesday.The incident occurred inside the camp of 144 water wing battalion of Para-military Forces...

23-Mar-2020

Module tasked to revive LeT in north Kashmir, busted: Police

Police on Monday claimed to have busted a module, which was tasked by handlers in Pakistan to revive Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant outfit in north Kashmir region, by arresting six persons and recovered a huge quantity of arms and ammunition in Keran sector...

20-Mar-2020 Srinagar

Budgam Police arrests 06 drug peddlers

Continuing its drive against drug dealings in Budgam, Police have arrested six drug peddlers and recovered psychotropic substances from their possession.Officers at a  checkpoint established at Bandnur area of Magam intercepted six individuals identified as...

12-Mar-2020 Srinagar

JK Police Busts A Gang Of Car Lifters, Stolen Vehicles Recovered

Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday claimed to have busted a gang of car lifters, who in unique way were forging the documents of the stolen cars with the registration of in use cars outside the state. So far 9 high end vehicles have been recovered, while 5 persons...

06-Mar-2020 Srinagar

Khudwani murder case solved, accused arrested: Police

Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday claimed to have solved a blind murder case of Jammu man whose body was found inside his oil tanker in Khudwani area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. The man involved in the crime has also been arrested from Jammu with...

07-Feb-2020 Kupwara

Kashmiri youth beaten to death in Jaipur

Scores of people on Friday staged a protest at Kunan Poshpora in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district against the killing of a local teenage boy in Jaipur this morning.According to  wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), an eyewitness said that scores of...

01-Feb-2020 Srinagar

DySP Singh’s arrest: 20 member NIA team in Kashmir

In connection with the case regarding the arrest of DySP Devender Singh, the country’s premier investigating agency—National Investigating Agency (NIA), a 20 – member team arrived in Kashmir on Saturday to collect more facts about Singh who was arrested...

23-Jan-2020 Srinagar

DySP Singh, four others sent to 15 days NIA custody

Suspended DySP Davinder Singh, who was arrested along with a Hizbul Mujahideen commander Naveed Banu and two others on January 11 at Jawahar Tunnel,  was sent to 15-day NIA custody.According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Singh was produced...

16-Jan-2020 Srinagar

Jaish Module busted, 5 active members of outfit arrested: J&K Police

Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday claimed to have busted a Jaish-e-Muhammad module by arresting five members of the outfit. Police said Gelatins sticks and other material used to make IEDs was recovered from the arrested persons and thereby a major tragedy...

08-Jan-2020 Srinagar

Two civilians injured in grenade explosion in Srinagar

Two civilians sustained injuries in a grenade explosion at Habbak area of Srinagar outskirts on Wednesday. The injuries were however, minor in nature.According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), a massive search operation as launched soon after...

26-Nov-2019 Anantnag

Powerful explosion at Anantnag kills Sarpanch, Govt official

Two persons including a Sarpanch and a government official were killed while as at least three people sustained injuries after two powerful explosions rocked Hazratbal area of Srinagar and South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.Police said that in the afternoon,...

13-Nov-2019 Srinagar

Shopkeeper shot dead at Tral, Area cordoned, search launched

Unidentified gunmen shot dead a shopkeeper at Tral in South Kashmir’s Puwlama district on Wednesday, police said.According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the slain was identified as Mehraj-ud-din, a shopkeeper by profession. “He died on the spot,” a...

28-Oct-2019 Sopore

Grenade attack at Sopore market, 17 injured, two women critical

At least 17 people including two women sustained injuries when a grenade was lobbed at the busy market at New Colony Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Monday.  Among the injured, the condition of two women, who were shifted to Srinagar...

12-Oct-2019 Srinagar

Woman among seven civilians injured in Srinagar grenade attack

Barely two hours after the Jammu and Kashmir administration made announcement about restoration of postpaid mobile services and urged various walks of life to resume normal business, at least eight civilians including a woman were wounded in a grenade attack...

05-Oct-2019 Anantnag

13-year-old among 14 injured in grenade attack in Anantnag

At least 14 people including a policeman and a journalist were wounded Saturday in a grenade blast outside Deputy Commissioner’s Office in Anantnag district, an official said.Unknown person hurled a grenade on a security patrol at around 11 am however,...

30-Sep-2019 SRINAGAR

Kreeri man duped of Rs 83 lakh by Facebook scamster

Crime Branch Kashmir, Srinagar has registered a case punishable U/S 420 RPC, 66-D Information Technology Act against non-local cheaters for commission of a fraud through Face book and duping a person of Rs 83 lakh.According to the details, Crime Branch Kashmir...

23-Jul-2019 Srinagar

Three Hizbul men arrested in Srinagar

The Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Tuesday that it has arrested three overground workers (OGWs) of Hizbul Mujahideen from Srinagar city. The three are alleged to have been involved in a number of militant attacks.Senior superintendent of police (SSP),...

17-Jun-2019 Pulwama

Nine soldiers injured in IED attack on army patrol in J&K

Nine soldiers suffered minor injuries after militants attacked an army vehicle with an improvised explosive device (IED) in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday, officials said."A failed attempt was made to attack a mobile vehicle patrol of 44 Rashtriya...

12-Jun-2019 Anantnag

5 CRPF troopers, 1 militant killed in Anantnag attack

Five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers and one militant were killed while four others, including one civilian and three security men, were injured following a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Wednesday.Among the slain CRPF troopers,...

04-May-2019 Kupwara

Forest team seizes 100-cft illegal timber from Bandsaw in Kupwara

A special team of Forest Department on Saturday seized a Bandsaw machine and 100 ft of illegal timber at Sheikh Mohalla area of Badibera in Lolab of north Kashmir's Kupwara  district.Sources told GNS that the forest team on the directions of concerned...

29-Apr-2019 Srinagar

JeM module involved in grenade attacks, planting IEDs busted

Police Monday claimed to have busted a Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militant module involved in throwing grenades at forces and planting improvised explosive devices (IEDs) by arresting four militants.According to KNO, police in a statement said that Awantipora police...

28-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Police arrest militants who attacked police post

The Jammu and Kashmir police on Sunday arrested two militants blamed for attacking a police post in Srinagar city on Friday.Police sources identified the two as Junaid Ahmad and Mushtaq Ahmad, both belonging to Wathoora village in Badgam district."Some arms...

24-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Pakistani LeT terrorist arrested in Kashmir

Security forces on Wednesday presented a Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist before the media, saying he had been operating in Srinagar city for two years and was now trying to resurrect militancy in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district.The joint press...

16-Apr-2019 Jammu

Curfew lifted, Army withdrawn from Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir

 A week after it was imposed following the murder of a RSS leader, the day curfew was lifted and the Army was withdrawn on Tuesday from Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar town, officials said.The curfew was lifted at 6 a.m. and mobile Internet services were also...

09-Apr-2019 Srinagar

RSS leader, PSO killed in suspected Militant attack

RSS leader Chandrakant Sharma was shot  by suspected militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kisthwar on Tuesday.The PSO of the RSS leader, who was accompanying him during the attack, was shot dead. Following the attack, curfew has been imposed in the area...

02-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Police arrests drug peddler; Contraband substance recovered

One person was arrested by Srinagar police fallowing an action against those involved in drug peddling in Central Kashmir.One person arrested during checkpoint at Sathi Crossing for the drug offences has been taken to Police Station Rajbagh where he remains...

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