Pulwama Encounter

Bodies of militants killed in Pulwama encounter retrieved

The Police has requested citizens not to venture inside the encounter zone since such an area can prove dangerous due to stray explosive materials.

published on : 26th November 2019

Two Lakshar militants killed in Awantipora area of south Kashmir

The official said as security personnel were conducting searches in the area, they came under heavy gunfire from militants hiding in the besieged area.

published on : 9th October 2019

Encounter underway in Pulwama, militant killed

Police said the gun battle broke out between militants and security forces on the outskirts of Awantipora this morning following a tip about the presence of ultras in the area.

published on : 8th October 2019

CRPF trooper Jaswant Singh killed in Pulwama cremated with full state honours

CRPF Constable Jaswant Singh, killed on Saturday by militants in Jammu and Kashmir, was cremated on Sunday with full state honours at his village near here in Haryana.

published on : 27th August 2017

J-K: Eight security men killed at attack on police complex in Pulwama

By afternoon, the security personnel neutralised one of the three militants while another militant's body was recovered after 5 PM, officials said, adding the firing had stopped.

published on : 26th August 2017

3 militants of Zakir Musa’s Al Qaeda group killed in Tral encounter, civilian dies in clashes

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Gulab Bagh area of Tral in Pulwama after receiving specific inputs about presence of militants there, a police official said.

published on : 9th August 2017

Mobile Internet services suspended across Kashmir Valley

Although broadband Internet services on landlines were functional, the speed has been choked to prevent uploading of videos and large images.

published on : 1st August 2017

Clashes erupt near Pulwama encounter site; one killed

Two persons were injured in the security forces action even as the clashes were going on till last reports came in.

published on : 1st August 2017