BJP leader and Municipal Councillor of Pulwama's Tral Rakesh Pandita was killed in the firing by three terrorists in Tral Payeen on June 2.
The encounter started in wee hours of Friday at Khrew, Pampore area of Awantipora.
Quoting preliminary investigations, the officials said the motorcycle driven by Ashu hit the wall of a culvert before falling into the canal near Chani Manasa village.
Devinder Kumar Manyal said the campaign was started by the BJP to handle Covid-affected people and prepare for better management in case a possible COVID-19 third wave hits the country.
They said the explosion, suspected to be an Improvised Explosive Device (IED), took place around noon.
The Centre on August 5, 2019 revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated the erstwhile state into two union territories.
August 5, 2021, marks the second anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370, which gave Jammu and Kashmir its special status, and the bifurcation of the erstwhile state into two Union territories.
Congress supremo Rahul Gandhi will also attend the wedding reception of Jammu and Kashmir party unit president Ghulam Ahmed Mir's son.
After the eruption of militancy in Kashmir, security forces used to dismiss militants as a policy to not bring them into the limelight while they were still at large.
Three months into his tenure, Sinha decided to conduct the first-ever District Development Council (DDC) polls in J&K.
Shaheen retired as special secretary in the Home Department of Jammu and Kashmir.
The map, which showed the Union Territories of Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir outside India, was noticed on Monday, leading to an uproar by netizens.
This series presents the staggering historical evidence of the connected histories of Kashmir and the rest of India, which the world has conveniently forgotten
The PDP leader was put under house arrest on May 10 after his release from a five-month preventive detention.
The fire broke out late on Thursday at Sweeper Colony in the Noorbagh area, they said, adding that police, fire and emergency services department were pressed into service to douse it.