Shopian encounter

Two terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Shopian

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Awneera area of Shopian in early hours after receiving information about the presence of terrorists there, a police spokesman said.

published on : 11th June 2019

Two militants, over-ground worker killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

Police said as the forces were conducting searches, the militants fired at them, triggering an encounter in which two militants and their "active associate" were killed.

published on : 31st May 2019

'Will our jawans take EC’s permission before opening fire at militants?': PM Modi at UP rally

PM Modi was referring to the encounter of two militants by security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, today.

published on : 12th May 2019

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Hindsitapur area of Shopian district in south Kashmir following specific information about the presence of militants.

published on : 12th May 2019

Harkatul Mujahideen militant killed in encounter in J&K

The militant killed was identified as Ishfaq Ahmad Sofi alias Umar, a resident of Model Town-B in Sopore area of Baramulla district.

published on : 10th May 2019

Militant killed in Shopian encounter in Jammu and Kashmir

Arms and ammunition were recovered from the scene of the encounter, a police spokesman said.

published on : 10th May 2019

J&K: Two Jaish militants killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian 

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Meemendar area of Shopian which turned into a an encounter after militants opened fire.

published on : 27th February 2019

Soldier, 6 LeT, Hizbul Mujahideen militants die in south Kashmir encounter

Umer Ganai, whose Lal Chowk photo recently went viral, was among those killed in the encounter.

published on : 26th November 2018

Soldier martyred, six killed in South Kashmir encounter; clashes erupt between security forces, youth

A civilian was also killed while four other locals were injured in the cross firing near the encounter site.

published on : 25th November 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Four Hizbul militants killed, Army jawan martyred in Shopian encounter

After the gunfight started, locals attempted to march towards the encounter site. However, they were intercepted by the forces, who fired pellets and resorted to baton charge.

published on : 20th November 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in Shopian encounter

The spokesperson said the forces retaliated the fire, leading to an encounter in which two militants were killed.

published on : 6th November 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Search operations underway in Shopian after brief encounter

Security forces had launched a search operation in Laddi Imamsahab village after receiving inputs of presence of terrorists in the area.

published on : 2nd September 2018