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Shopian: One more militant has been killed in a military operation in Manihal village of Imamsahib belt in south Kashmir’s Shopian district taking the toll of killed militants to 03. https://twitter.com/KashmirPolice/status/1373827791473364992?s=20 Officials said that three unidentified militants have been killed whose identification is being ascertained while the operation is on in the area. Earlier an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 34 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO)…

Shopian: On the evening of March 13, it was around quarter past eight and police on its official Twitter handle updated about the starting of a military operation against militants in Rawalpora village of Shopian in south Kashmir. Soon, officials confirmed that mixed contingents of armed forces including JK Police, Army’s 34 RR and CRPF have launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the area following ‘specific information’ about the presence of militants.…

Pulwama: The Jammu and Kashmir’s department of Horticulture on Saturday organized a daylong awareness camp at Rahmoo village of Pulwama in south Kashmir. Dozens of farmers, orchardists participated in the event and put forth problems faced by them regarding Horticulture which were addressed on the spot. The orchardists were also informed about the remedial measures to be taken in future in order to safeguard the Almond trees and other fruit trees in the district. Besides…

Insha has scored a distinction in the 12th Boards and plans to prepare for NEET ‘I used to study at my neighbours’s house, there was so much stress at home’ Pulwama: After losing both her parents in a span of one month while her exams were going on, Insha, daughter of militant Zahoor Ahmad Lone who was killed on December 18, has secured a distinction in her 12th board exams. Insha also lost her mother…

Awantipora: Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday claimed to have busted a militant hideout in Tral area of South Kashmir’s Awantipora police district. Police spokesman in a statement said that upon information of militant hideout in the forest area of Seer/ Pastoona, Police along with 42 RR and 180 Bn CRPF launched a search operation in the area. “During search, one hideout of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen was busted and subsequently destroyed,” police said, adding that the size of…

Pulwama: A student appearing in the Class 4 exams for the Jammu and Kashmir Service Selection Board has alleged that she missed her exams because she was stopped by the Armed Forces. “I left home at 10 am to appear in the exams. But on the way we were stopped by the armed forces at Kadlabal in Pulwama,” Roquai Rashid from Awantipora told Free Press Kashmir. She alleges that the bike was stopped by forces,…

Pulwama: A military operation against militants has began in Batpora Lelhara village of Kakapora belt in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday evening. https://twitter.com/KashmirPolice/status/1355160942372397063?s=20 Officials said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area. He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them…

Pulwama: Seeking a thorough inspection into the case, the father of one of the three youth who police and army claimed were militants and killed in a military operation, on Tuesday said that he will kill himself at Lal Chowk in Srinagar if the police failed in providing the proof that his son was involved in any militancy act. The families maintain their kin were innocent and were “killed in a fake encounter”. The three…

Pulwama: A 30-year-old man who was missing from last 24 hours was found hanging in an orchard at Goosu village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday. Locals told Free Press Kashmir that the deceased identified as Firdous Ahmad Wani, son of Ghulam Mohammad Wani, a resident of Goosu Pulwama, was missing since yesterday afternoon and was found hanging today in an orchard near his house in Goosu. A police official said that they have…

‘I am going to ask for my son’s dead-body for the last time’  Pulwama: Amid claims made by families of three youth killed by a joint team of armed forces in a military operation in Lawaypora area of Srinagar that “they were civilians and not militants”, father of one of the slain Athar Mushtaq from Bello village of Pulwama district, said that he has dug the grave for his slain son and appealed the police…