Doctors at the super specialty Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) in Srinagar said Arshad Ahmad Dar, 23, who was admitted for treatment succumbed to his injuries on Thursday.
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The gunfight is raging in Nadigam area. According to latest inputs, security forces are believed to have trapped at least 2-3 terrorists in the encounter.
"There is a likelihood of light to moderate widespread rain and snow beginning from Monday," an official of the MET department said.
At least two terrorists were gunned down on Saturday during an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
Sharma, a 1983-batch IAS officer of the AGMUT cadre, hails from Jammu and will join the other three advisors of the governor -- B B Vyas, K Vijay Kumar and Khursheed Ganai.
Till July 20, as many as 87 local youths had joined militancy in the state, according to Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir.
According to police, they started a cordon and search operation after they received specific information about the presence of terrorists in Bakoora village, following which the militants opened fire.
Following the incident, people had staged angry protests in the communally-sensitive town and manhandled senior police officials.
According to reports, the killed terrorist is believed to be a relative of Jaish-e-Mohammed's chief Masood Azhar Hazrat Ameer Mukhtar. However, an official confirmation is awaited in this regard.
The army administrative HQ of Pakistan was targeted by the Indian Army in retaliation to Pakistan’s mortar shelling of Poonch and Jhallas on October 23.
Sub-inspector Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir, posted with the CID in Srinagar's Sheergadi, was on his way to his home when he was targeted by terrorists.
While four militants were killed in Arwani operation in Anantnag district, two ultras were eliminated in an encounter at Kreeri in Baramulla.
An order issued by the state Chief Secretary here said: "Circular issued by the Education Department regarding the introduction of some religious books stands withdrawn."
Joint teams of police, CRPF and Army launched a cordon and search operation in six villages of Shopian district of south Kashmir early this morning, a police official said.
"The LTTE was ten times stronger than you (militants operating in J&K). They were supported by 12 countries. They got nothing, and you will also get nothing by violence," Malik said.
"The 16 soldiers belonging to the elite Para-Commando Force. Some have been shifted to an Army base hospital in Srinagar for treatment," the police added.
The gunmen fired at three persons at Karfali Mohalla, resulting in the death of two of them and injuries to another, a police official said.
There was a brief firing of 30 to 40 rounds by the Pakistani Army along the LoC in Gulpur and Khadi Karmara forward areas in Poonch sector around 5:45 pm, officials said.