J&K encounter

In militancy-hit Shopian, government college named after slain paratrooper

Shopian is one of the four militancy-hit districts in south Kashmir and has witnessed many fierce gunfights between militants and security forces over the years.

published on : 16th September 2021

Three terrorists killed in encounter in J-K's Sopore

The clash between the terrorists and security forces broke out in the early hours of Tuesday when the on-duty police came under attack from heavily-armed terrorists. The forces retaliated.

published on : 24th August 2021

Schools in Jammu & Kashmir to be renamed after security men killed in militant violence

The Divisional Commissioner directed all 10 DCs to identify government schools in villages, municipal wards of their districts that can be named after the slain security men.

published on : 6th August 2021

Two militants gunned down by security forces in J&K's Bandipora, jawan injured

The officials said as the forces were conducting searches in the area, the militants fired upon them.

published on : 24th July 2021

Top LeT commander among 2 killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Check Sadiq Khan area of south Kashmir district on Sunday after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants there.

published on : 19th July 2021

Encounter underway between militants and security forces in J&K's Kulgam

This is the second gunfight in Kulgam district and the third in south Kashmir in the last two days.

published on : 9th July 2021

Two Pakistani terrorists, as many jawans killed near LoC

Two Pakistani militants and as many soldiers, including a Naib Subedar, were killed in fierce gunfight near the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K’s Rajouri district on Thursday.

published on : 9th July 2021

Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Wagoora

The encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces at Wagoora late night on Tuesday.

published on : 16th June 2021

Encounter underway in Pulwama's Kakapora, security forces trap three terrorists

"#Encounter has started at Kakapora area of #Pulwama. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow," said Kashmir Zone Police earlier in a tweet.

published on : 2nd April 2021