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The last panchayat polls in the strife-torn J&K were held in 2011 after a gap of about 37 years.
Earlier in the day, the CBI filed a chargesheet before a special court here and alleged that Abdullah had connived with the treasurer of JKCA and others for misappropriation of funds.
Police said militants fired at the guard post of Mir's residence in Muran village of Pulwama district, injuring two personal security officers of the former National Conference legislator.
It noted that issues of grant of individual arms licenses in J&K have an implication on security and public peace.
A large number of people were bathing under a waterfall in Sehar Baba area in Reasi when a landslide occurred, burying the people beneath it.
The vehicle went out of the driver's control at Mukhyas area and fell into a deep gorge several feet from the road, the police said.
Meanwhile, GoC of Srinagar-based 15 Corps Lt Gen A K Bhatt said army regrets the civilian killings during security operations in Valley.
Congress alleges that the BJP-PDP alliance was founded on a "simple lust for power" and had ended up pushing the state into an unending cycle of violence and terrorism.
The Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister reminded the BJP about what had happened in 1987 and the consequences the state had to undergo after it.
Jammu and Kashmir: After hearing rumours of his militant son being trapped in encounter, father dies of cardiac arrest
Mohammad Ishaq Naikoo reportedly suffered a massive heart attack after being told that his son Zeenat Naikoo was among the militants trapped in the cordon of security forces.
Special Police Officer Umar Mushtaq, who works for a meagre salary of Rs 6,000 a month, returned a bag containing Rs 90,000 cash to its rightful owner here yesterday.
Security forces have launched a cordon and search operation in a village in the district following information about the presence of militants there.
The brother of an IPS officer, who was missing for the past two months, has formally joined militant group Hizbul Mujahideen and released his picture on social media.
Tight security measures were put in place by the Jammu and Kashmir government across restive Kashmir on the second death anniversary of Hizb commander Burhan Wani on Sunday.
A major cattle smuggling bid was foiled with the arrest of four persons and rescue of 210 animals in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, a police official said today.