The encounter, which broke out in Handwara’s Unisoo on Sunday night, concluded with the killing of three militants who are believed to be Pakistanis, belonging to the terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
"Three LeT terrorists all Pakistanis neutralised in Magam area of Handwara district in North Kashmir. Excellent work!," tweets Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid.
According to police, Rashtriya Rifles and Jammu and Kashmir Police caught Mehrajudin and Obaid Shafi, both residents of Awantipora in Pulwama district, at Chogal while moving in suspicious circumstances.
An Army official informed that the gunbattle broke out in Waripora village of Handwara in the district. Two militants, he said, were killed.
In a shocking revelation, it has been found that one of the three suicide attackers involved in a foiled assault on an Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir’s Handwara on October 6 was a member of the Pakistan-based Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD).
Another Indian Army soldier sacrificed his life today after the Army foiled an infiltration bid in Naugam sector of Jammu and Kashmir, police sources said. It was barely hours after a separate clash in which
A day after ghastly terror attack at an army camp in Uri, terrorists targeted a police post in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara area on Monday evening
New Delhi: India today said that the comments by a Pakistani provincial minister that legal action against militant organisations in his country was not possible because the state itself was involved corroborated New Delhi's stand.
Conceding to the long standing demand of the locals, the Army has removed 3 of its bunkers from Handwara town, the site of last week’s clash between locals and security forces that led to killing of 5 civilians.
Srinagar: One person was arrested in connection with an alleged molestation case of a girl in Handwara, an incident that triggered a cycle of violence for past one week in North Kashmir. Hilal Ahmed Bandey,
Srinagar: Traffic jams, children jostling to get into buses to reach schools, shops opening ahead of time, people in a hurry to go to work... Normalcy returned to Srinagar on Monday after five troubled days.
New Delhi:A group of JNU students on Saturday staged a protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi against the killings in Handwara town of Kashmir and demanded that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) be
On the fifth consecutive day of tensions prevailing in the Kashmir Valley over the alleged molestation of a girl in Handwara by an army personnel,the Jammu & Kashmir High Court on Saturday directed the police to cite the law under which they detained