Security officials

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Jammu & Kashmir: Encounter Continues For 48 Hours, 3 Soldiers Killed, 1 Missing

A soldier has reportedly gone missing while two others were injured in an encounter with terrorists that is underway for over 48 hours in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district. The gunfight broke out early on September 13 after the army and the police launched a joint operation to hunt down terrorists in the dense forests of Kokernag. Meanwhile, the encounter is underway and casualties from terrorists are unknown.

Fri, 15 Sep 2023 - 09:28 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir Encounter, Security officials, Terrorists, KILLED

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Jammu and Kashmir police

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Two LeT terrorists 'Encircled' By J&K Police In Anantnag

The Jammu and Kashmir Police on September 14 said it has "encircled" two Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists in Anantnag district where three security officers were killed. "In solemn tribute to the unwavering valor of Col Manpreet Singh, Major Ashish Dhonak & DSP Humayun Bhat who laid down their lives leading from the front during this ongoing operation. Our forces persist with unwavering resolve as they encircle 2 LET terrorists including Uzair… read-more

Thu, 14 Sep 2023 - 01:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir Police, Anantnag, LeT Terrorist, Encircled, Encounter

Jammu and Kashmir

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Jammu & Kashmir: 2 Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Anantnag Region

In another encounter, two terrorists were killed in the Anantnag region, Jammu & Kashmir.  On October 10, a gunfight broke out between the Jammu & Kashmir security forces and militants, after the information that some are hiding in the region. Upon receiving the input, the police cordoned off the area and launch the operation. Moreover, the encounter is underway and more details are awaited.

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 09:55 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Security Forces, Encounter, terrorist killed, Anantnag

Courtesy: ANI

Jammu & Kashmir Encounter

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Encounter Breaks Out In Anantnag District, No Casualty Reported: Jammu & Kashmir

An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, confirmed police on September 6. The gunfight broke out after the security forces received information about the presence of militants in Poshkreeri area, following which a cordon-and-search operation was launched. During the search, the militants opened fire on the security forces, who retaliated.  As of now no casualty has been reported… read-more

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 04:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir Encounter, Anantnag, Encounter, Militants, Terrorists

Jammu and Kashmir Floods

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Kashmir Valley Reports Flood Like Situation Amid Continuous Rainfall

Heavy rains in Jammu and Kashmir could lead to flood-like situation in the Kashmir valleys, as most of the water bodies are having rise in water level. On June 22, the concerned authorities said, after the continuous rainfall for the past four days Jhelum river crossed the flood alarm mark at Sangam in Anantnag. In regard to this, the authorities started moving people from low-lying areas to safer locations.

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, flood situation, weather forecast, Anantnag, Jhelum

Terrorist arrested

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J&K Police Arrests 1 LeT Terrorist In Anantnag, Registers Case

In J&K's Anantnag, one active terrorist of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) have been arrested by J&K police on February 27. The terrorist, identified as Shahid Thoker, is a resident of Nossipara Keegam Shopian. Moreover, police have recovered arms and ammunition, and pistols from the Thoker. During the nakka checking at Anantnag, a suspicious man was noticed and was arrested. Meanwhile, a case has been registered under relevant… read-more

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 - 11:10 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, LeT, terrorist, Anantnag, Police

Courtesy: ANI

Damaged Bus On The Roadside

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1 Killed In Accident At Banihal, Around Dozen Others Injured: J&K

In a tragic accident, one person was killed while around a dozen others were injured in an accident at 'Navyug Tunnel' in Jammu and Kashmir's Banihal area. A tourist bus bearing registration number JK02AT-6530 collided with another vehicle inside a tunnel, resulting in death of a person and injuries to around eleven others. Among the injured persons, three have been shifted to Anantnag, while others are undergoing treatment at Banihal. 

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 08:53 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: Highway, road, accident, J&K, Anantnag

Courtesy: GNS

Solider in Jammu and Kashmir

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2 Pakistani Among 6 Terrorists Killed: J&K Encounters

Jammu and Kashmir police on December 30 said that six terrorists were killed in two separate encounters that took place in Anantnag and Kulgam districts. Out of the six dead, two are reported to be Pakistani and two local terrorists, while the identity of the rest is yet not clear. ''Six terrorists of proscribed terror outfit JeM killed...A big success for us,'' said Vijya Kumar, IGP, Kashmir.    

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 11:42 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: J&K, Terrorists, Anantnag, kulgam, jeM

Courtesy: NDTV

Anantnag Gunfight

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1 Militant Shot Dead In Search Operation Turned Gunfight: J&K

A search operation turned gunfight broke out in South Kashmir's Anantnag district, on December 24. As per sources, the search operation is underway, and is being conducted jointly by J&K police, Army and CRPF. "So far, one unidentified militant has been killed," said police. On December 22, an Assistant Sub-inspector of the J&K police was shot dead by terrorists in the Anantnag district.

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 12:56 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: J&K, CRPF, Terrorists Encounter, Indian Army, Anantnag



3 Militants Killed In An Encounter With Security Forces In J&K

The security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district killed three militants in an encounter on May 11. Reportedly, following a tip-off of militant’s presence the forces initiated a search operation at Vailoo in the Komernag area of district. Soon the search operation was turned into a fierce encounter as the militants opened fire on forces. Retaliating, the security forces gunned down three militants while the encounter continued.

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 04:56 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Militants, Jammu and Kashmir, Security Forces, Police, Encounter, Search Operation (18549, Anantnag

Courtesy: The Economic Times