35 Percent Voting Till 11 Am in Shadab Karewa of Shopian

May 06 Skinder Gull 812 votes polled have been polled out of 2322 in Shadab Karewa area of Shopian till 11:10 AM, amid a low voter turnout in the district. Unlike most of the areas in the district, large queues of voters were seen…

3 Votes Polled out of 3895 in Shopian Area

May 06 Amid a low voter turnout in South Kashmir's Pulwama and Shopian district, three votes have been polled out of 3895 votes in 5 Polling stations in Balpora area of Shopian. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that only 3 votes polled out…

Polling Staff Reaches Shopian Areas in Choppers, a Day ahead of Elections

May 05 The Polling staff for Shopian elections scheduled tomorrow was ferried in chopper to polling various stations for the last phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections for the Anantnag Lok Sabha Seat. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that…

Thousands Reach Shopian Amid a Complete Shutdown to Bid Adieu to 'Molvi Tariq'

May 03 Thousands of women and men have gathered in Moolu Chitragam in Shopian near the house of a Militant, Tariq Ali Sheikh alias Molvi on Friday afternoon. The Kashmiriyat has been informed that people in the area have gathered to bid…

Ahead of Elections- Dozens More Including NEET Aspirant Arrested During Nocturnal Raids in Shopian

May 03 Skinder Gull As elections for the final leg of Anantnag Lok Sabha seat approach closer, the Government Forces have intensified their crackdown in Pulwama and Shopian that go to polls on May 06. Over 5.22 Lakh people are registered…

Shopian- Clashes Erupt Near the Encounter Site

May 03 Clashes erupted as hundreds of youth hit the streets of Imam Sahab and its adjoining areas in South Kashmir's Shopian area. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that hundreds of youth hit the streets early morning on Friday. The Forces…

Top Militant Commander Likely Trapped in Shopian Encounter- 2 Militants Killed

May 03 Two Militants have been killed during an encounter between militants and Government forces at Adkhara area of Imam Sahab in South Kashmir’s Shopian District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday morning 34 RR of Indian…

Section 144 Imposed in Shopian for a Month

May 02 The District Magistrate of Shopian today promulgated Sec. 144 Cr.P.C. in the district from 03 May 2019 for a period of one month. The order reads that, "No assembly of congregation shall be allowed without the prior permission of…

Crackdown Intensified As Election Nears in Pulwama, Shopian- 20 More Arrested

May 01 Jahangeer Ganaie As the last leg of Parliamentary seat Anantnag polls reach closer, the Government forces have intensified their crackdown against the youth in the twin district of Pulwama and Shopian in South Kashmir. Government…

At Least 21 Youth Arrested in Shopian Ahead of Elections

April 30 At least 21 persons have been arrested in pre-dawn raids in south Kashmir’s Shopian Area. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that Indian Army arrested four youths in south Kashmir’s Shopian district in pre-dawn raids on Tuesday. They…