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Encounter breaks out in Kokernag

Anantnag: Encounter breaks out between government forces and militants at Kashwan area of Kokernag in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday afternoon. Sources said 2-3 militants are believed to be trapped in this encounter. Earlier, government forces had launched CASO (Cordon and Search Operation) in the area following the inputs about presence of militants in […]

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Militants slain in Panzgam gunfight identified

Pulwama: Three militants were gunned down in an encounter between government forces and militants at Panzgam village in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday morning. The slain militants have been identified as Showkat Ahmad Dar from Panzgam Pulwama, Muzaffar Ahmad from Tahab Pulwama and Irfan Ahmad from Sopore. The trio were affiliated with (HM) Hizb-ul-Mujahideen […]

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Encounter likely as forces launched cordon in Sopore village, internet suspended

Sopore, May 18: Government forces on Saturday morning launched a cordon and search operation in Sopore village of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Reports reaching GNS said that additional reinforcements of army and Special Operation Group of police have been rushed to Hathlangoo village in Sopore area as chances of encounter between forces and militants believed […]

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Encounter breaks out in Pulwama village

Srinagar, May 16: A gunfight broke out in Dalipora area of Pulwama in south Kashmir on Thursday pre-dawn hours. A police officer told GNS that a joint team of army and SOG cordoned off Dalipora area near police station Pulwama following specific information about the presence of some militants in the area. As such the […]