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Srinagar: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a person and recovered arms and ammunition from a vehicle in South Kashmir’s Kokernag area of Anantnag. Police sources told News Agency Kashmir Dot Com (KDC) that arms and ammunition were recovered from a Tata Sumo vehicle bearing registration number JK03B 0733 near Lohar Sinji Godal area of Kokernag “The seizure includes one grenade and fifteen AK rounds,” sources added. Sources identified the arrested driver as Waseem…

Pulwama: Armed forces on Wednesday started a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in twin villages of South Kashmir’s Tral sub-district. Official sources said that 42 RR, 180 bn CRPF and police started the search operations after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in the areas. The anti-militancy operations were going on in Laam and Bathnoor villages of Tral. Sources said that large number of forces have been deployed in these areas and door to…

Pulwama: Armed forces on Friday began a massive cordon and search operation in south Kashmir’s Nagpathri village of Tral township in Awantipora police district, police sources said. Police sources said armed forces including the army, paramilitary and the special operations group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police have started a cordon and search operation on Friday morning. “The operation was launched following inputs about the presence of militants in these areas,” sources said. Free…

Shopian: After two militants including a top Jash-e-Mohammad commander Sajjad Afghani were killed, the armed forces personnel have established “contact” with a third militant at Rawalpora area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Monday afternoon. A police officer told news agency GNS that “contact” has been established with third militant hiding in the area. Earlier top JeM Commander Jaish commander Wilayat Lone alias Sajad Afghani and another local militant were killed in the military operation.…

‘Two hand grenades and ammunition recovered’ Srinagar: Seven militant associates of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen were arrested in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said on Saturday. https://twitter.com/KashmirPolice/status/1370594389903347715?s=20 Official sources said that during a Naka search seven militant associates were arrested with arms and ammunition. A case Fir no 40/2021 U/S 7/25 Arms Act 18,20,13,33,38 ULAP act has been registered against the arrested persons in police station Shopian. They have been identified as Samiullah chopan, son of Farooq Ahmad…

Srinagar: Two unidentified militants were killed in an military operation by armed forces in Kandipora village of Bijbehara belt in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Thursday. A senior police officer told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that two unidentified militants have been killed so far while as search operation is on in the area. He said that operation was suspended on Wednesday night due to darkness and operation resumed on Thursday morning. An official…

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…

Srinagar: Armed forces in Kashmir have expressed concern after ‘Sticky Bombs’, which can be attached to vehicles and detonated remotely, have been seized during raids in recent months in Jammu and Kashmir. Senior officials told News Gathering Agency Reuters that ‘it will certainly impact the present security scenario as volume and frequency of vehicular movements of police and security forces are high in Kashmir Valley’. These magnetic bombs, agencies say, have wreaked havoc in Afghanistan.…

Srinagar: The son of owner of a poplar eatery Krisha Dhaba, located at Dalgate, who was injured in a suspected militant attack two weeks ago, succumbed to his injuries in the wee hours on Sunday. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that Aaskash Mehra son of Krishna Dhaba owner Ramesh Kumar Mehra was critically wounded after he was shot at on February 17 near his shop. He said that Aakash was undergoing…

Srinagar: The Director-General of Police (DGP) Jammu and Kashmir, Dilbagh Singh, on Thursday said that 99 per cent plans of militants that are aimed at disrupting peace have been foiled and attacks like that in Srinagar are the outcome of desperation and frustration among the militant outfits. “Our security grid is very strong and we have been able to prevent militants’ plans up to 99 per cent. Scattered attacks like the one witnessed in Srinagar…