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Srinagar: A man was injured on Saturday after an old shell went off while he was cleaning a private school in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Official sources told GNS that the man identified as Reyaz Ahmad Ahanger son of Abdul Ahad Ahanger was cleaning Hillwill School when the shell went off, leading to injuries to him. He was shifted to hospital and his condition is stated to be stable, they said. SP…

Jammu: An Army soldier was killed on Wednesday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, a defence spokesperson said. Sepoy Laxman, a resident of Jodhpur in Rajasthan, was the fourth soldier killed this year in ceasefire violations along the LoC. “The Pakistan Army resorted to an unprovoked ceasefire violation on the LoC in Sundarbani sector of Rajouri. Our troops responded strongly to the enemy fire,” the spokesperson said. He said…

Srinagar: Inspector General of BSF Kashmir, Rajesh Mishra Sunday said that in the recent “unprovoked shelling along the LoC”, Pakistan resorted to the use of heavy artillery and other modern weapons that caused huge destruction of civilian property this side while armed forces also suffered some loss. Paying tributes to the slain BSF man Rakesh, who was killed in action during the LoC shelling, IG BSF said that Pakistan resorted to unprovoked firing along the…

8 civilians and 4 armed forces personnel were injured Srinagar: Four armed forces personnel were among 10 people killed in multiple ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) from Gurez to Uri sectors of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, officials said. Srinagar-based defence spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia said that Pakistan used mortars and other weapons and deliberately targeted civilian areas. The troops retaliated strongly causing casualties and substantial damage to Pakistan Army’s infrastructure across…

People have been fleeing and moving to ‘safer locations’ Srinagar: Six persons including four civilians were killed in north Kashmir’s Uri after armies of India and Pakistan exchanged heavy gunfire, officials said on Friday. Reports said said that two Army men and four civilians including a woman were killed during the heavy exchange of fire in Uri area of Baramulllah district. Reports said soon the noise of explosions spread in the area, and panic gripped,…

Srinagar: The armies of India and Pakistan on Wednesday exchanged fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. An army spokesman said that Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation at 9:15 am by firing with small arms and shelling mortars along LoC in Shahpur, Kirni and Qasba sectors of the district. He said the Indian Army was retaliating befittingly. As per Indian officials, the Pakistan Army has violated…