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Baramulla: At least 20 shops were damaged in a massive blaze, which broke out during the intervening night of Sunday and Monday in Watergam area of Rafiabad in north Kahsmir Baramulla district. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that fire broke out in a two-storey shopping complex in Watergam area, in which goods worth lakhs were destroyed. He said that the fire broke out in one of the shops in the complex…

Pulwama: An eight-year-old boy was on Saturday mauled to death by street dogs in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Sources told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the street dogs attacked Azhar Manzoor, son of Manzoor Ahmad of Pingelan village near the family’s Agricultural field. “The locals tried to save the boy, but couldn’t rescue him on time as he received severe injuries,” they said. They further added that he was rushed to District Hospital…

Srinagar: An Army man allegedly died by suicide by hanging himself to death at BB Cant Srinagar. Official sources told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that an army man identified as Anoop Kumar of 105 BN (TA) Raj Riffle died by hanging himself near JCO point BB Cant Srinagar. They further said that investigation has been started to ascertain the reasons behind taking this extreme step. (Syndicated feed from KNO) Free Press Kashmir…

Rajouri: An army sepoy was on Wednesday morning found dead in a camp of Army’s Ace of Spades division near Chawa area of Rajouri district. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the sepoy, posted in an army camp near Chawa area on the outskirts of Rajouri town, was found lying in a pool of blood with bullet marks on his body. “The body has been taken to GMC Associated Hospital Rajouri…

Budgam: An Assistant Sub- Inspector (ASI) of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was injured after his service rifle went off accidently inside the CRPF camp at Nagam area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the CRPF officer was injured in accidental fire and sustained injuries in his leg. He said the injured ASI was referred to 92 Base Army Hospital in Srinagar for treatment. A police…

Srinagar: Inside Ward number 6 of Sher- i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS) Soura, 45-year-old Syed Nadir Hussain is motionless on the hospital bed. Both his legs were amputated a month ago. On November 13, Syed’s life turned upside down when he was hit by a shell fired from across the LoC. When recently the LoC flared up, and big guns were being fired from both sides, a father of four daughters, Syed along with three…