Zeenat ul Islam whose Father Died of Cardiac Arrest Last year Killed in Shopian Encounter

August 02 One Militant identified as Zeenat ul Islam Naikoo has been killed in an encounter that raged between Militants and Government Forces in the Itoo Mohallah of Pandushan in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat…

At Least 100 Sheep Dead in Tral Cloud Burst

July 27 Nawaz Ibn Ahad An entire herd of sheep perished after a cloud burst hit Brari Aangan pastures of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. An Official speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that at around 4 AM, a cloud burst struck Braria…

Two Militants Killed in Shopian Encounter

July 27 Two militants have been killed in ongoing encounter between militants and government forces in Bonbazaar area of South Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday morning. Official sources told The Kashmiriyat that in initial exchange…

Photojournalist Sajad Muniwari Injured in Road Accident

July 26 Sajad Muniwari, a senior journalist from South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district today met with a road accident near the Mir Bazar area of Qazigund in South Kashmir. Sajad was driving his car, when an over-speeding vehicle…

CASO Launched by Forces in Kulgam's Redwani

July 25 The Government Forces on Thursday afternoon Launched a cordon and search operation in Redwani area of Kulgam District in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the operation was launched to find the Militants who are…

CASO Launched by Forces in Kulgam Area

July 25 The Government Forces on Thursday afternoon Launched a cordon and search operation in Tarigam area of Kulgam District in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the operation was launched to find the Militants who are…

Dead Body Recovered in Bijbehara

July 23 Suhail Dar The dead of a middle aged man’s body was found in Wopzan orchards of Bijbehara area in Anantnag district on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Nazir Ahmad Bhat S/O Late Gh Qadir Bhat R/O Wopzan Herpora…

CASO launched in Arwani- Intense Clashes Erupt

July 22 Suhail Dar Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Arwani area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. On Monday evening, the…

Kotwal Mohalla in Islamabad Township Shuts Against Nocturnal Arrests

July 22 Aakif Dar The Kotwal Mohalla area of Islamabad (anantnag) township in South Kashmir has shut against nocturnal arrests during which several youth including the brothers of active Militant Tariq Khan have been detained. Sources…

CASO Launched in Shopian and Pulwama Areas

July 22 The Government Forces on Monday afternoon Launched a cordon and search operation in Jandwalla area of Pulwama and Kanjikulan area of Shopian District in South Kashmir. An official said that the operations were launched to find…

M.A in Economics, Brother of Slain Militant from Kashmir's Pulwama Joins Militancy

July 22 Militant recruitment that had come down in the valley this year is showing signs of picking up as more youth continue to join their ranks, despite the life span of a local militant having decreased manifolds. Young students, brilliant…

"Father and Mother Dead"-12-year Old Girl Dies of Drowning in Islamabad (Anantnag)

July 22 Suhail Dar A 12-year old girl died of drowning in Nanil area in Islamabad (Anantnag) district in South Kashmir. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that Sehrish Sajad, a resident of Batengoo area in Khanabal was at her maternal house…

Demanding his Release- Family of Sarjan Barkati Stages Protest in Shopian

July 22 The family of incarcerated Sarjan Barkati has been constantly demanding the release of Sarjan Barkati who is under detention since October 01, 2016. The family has been facing a tough time since the arrest of Barkati, "it has been…

Two Days After Father, Two Brothers of Active Militant Arrested in Kashmir

July 22 Two brothers of Tariq Ahmed Khan, who is an affiliate of Lashkar e Taiba in Kashmir and has been active since June last year have been arrested during a nocturnal raid at their house in Lal Chowk area of Islamabad township in South…

Three Year Old Nomadic Girl Drowns to Death in Larkipora

July 20 Sheikh Nadeem A three-year-old nomadic girl slipped to death when she drowned into a Nallah at Kolam Chinar area of Islamabad (Anantnag) district in South Kashmir. The deceased identified as Shaheena Akhtar, daughter of Muhammad Altaf…

One More Youth From Pulwama Joins Militancy

July 20 One more youth from South Kashmir has picked arms and posed with an AK 47 rifle to tell his family that he has joined Militant ranks. The youth has been identified as Javid Ahmed Zargar son of  Bashir Ahmed Zargar, a resident…

23-Year-Old Boy from Islamabad (anantnag) Joins Militancy

July 20 Militant recruitment that had come down in the valley this year is showing signs of picking up as more youth continue to join their ranks, despite the life span of a local militant having decreased manifolds. Young students, brilliant…

Male Dead Body Recovered in Kokernag

July 20 Sheikh Nadeem Residents of Panzgam area in Kokernag recovered a dead body from Shiv Nad area in Panzgam area of Kokernag in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) District. A Police official upon being contacted by The Kashmiriyat…

PSO of PDP Leader Shot Dead in Bijbehara

July 19 Suspected militants on Friday afternoon attacked and killed a Personal Security Officer of PDP leader and Mehbooba Mufti’s cousin brother Sajjad Mufti at Bijbehara. Reports said that Mufti was inside Astan Masjid in Bijbehara…

Identify Unemployed Youth, Will Provide Them Skill Development Training- DDC Anantnag Tells Officials

July 18 The District Development Commissioner of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) Khalid Jahangir on Thursday convened a meeting regarding Micro Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) with Consultant MSME Mir. Altaf, GM DIC , JD planning…

Residential House Catches Fire in Islamabad's Dialgam Area

July 18 Sheikh Nadeem A Residential house was damaged when it caught fire in the Damhaal Khashipora area of Dialgam in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that the house of Ghulam Ahmad Shan…

21- Year- Old Youth From Pulwama Goes Missing

July 18 The Family of a 21-year-old Youth from Pulwama has sought the help of Public to trace him after he has gone missing. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Aqib Bashir Bhat son of Bashir Ahmad Bhat who is a resident of Goosu area of this…

Anti-Encroachment Drive Conducted in Kokernag

July 17 Sheikh Nadeem/ Waris Shah On Directions of the Deputy Commissioner Islamabad (Anantnag) an anti-encroachment drive was conducted in Kokernag area from Devalgaam To Hiller to retrieve land for widening of road and decongestion of…

Manhunt Launched to Find Militants in Pulwama's Malangpora

July 16 Contunuing their massive Anti Militancy operations, The Government Forces Launched a cordon and search operation in the Malangpora area of Pulwama District in Jammu Kashmir. On Tuesday afternoon, 55 Rashtriya Rifles, Jammu Kashmir…

Pulwama Residents Decry Water Scarcity- Block Shopian-Pulwama Road

July 16 Decrying the water scarcity that has hit their area from the past several days, The residents of Hawal on Tuesday morning staged demonstrations in the Hawal area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat…

Shopian Man Dies of Stroke After Deprived of Property Rights- Family Blames Revenue Officials

July 16 Heart wrenching scenes were witness in the Bandi Mohalla of Shopian town of South Kashmir on Monday, When a man succumbed, after fighting for days, to come out of the stroke, which relatives allege, he suffered due to being fraudulently…

CASO In Kulgam Enters 9th Hour- Search Lights Installed Amid Massive Rainfall

July 15 The cordon and search operation launched in the Khudwani area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District has entered the ninth hour. The Government Forces on Monday afternoon had launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Khudwani…

Islamabad (anantnag) Attack Update- Injured Cop Succumbs

July 14 Sheikh Nadeem A Personal security officer of National Conference leader and Former Sessions Judge, Peerzada Syed Tawqeer who was shot at by unknown gunmen earlier on Sunday afternoon has succumbed to his injuries. Hospital Officials…

Policeman Shot at in Islamabad (Anantnag)- Search Operation Launched

July 14 A Personal Security officer attached with a member of National Conference has been shot at by unknown gunmen in Hiller area of Islamabad (anantnag) in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a Policeman identified as…

Another Mysterious Blast in Kulgam- Two Injured

July 14 Danish Hameed Two persons were injured in a mysterious blast when some explosive material went off at Chaean area of Devsar in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Sunday afternoon a mysterious…

21 Year old Boy Dies in a Road Accident in Awantipora

July 12 A 22 year old youth died on the spot while two others were critically injured in a road accident on the Srinagar-Jammu highway near Awantipora in south Kashmir's Pulwama district. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat that a Royal…

18 Month Old Girl Dies After Drowning in Shopian

July 13 Skinder Gull An 18 Month old girl died after drowning into a stream in Shermal area of Zainpora belt in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday evening. A Senior Police official posted in Zainapora upon being contacted by…

Five Youth Detained During Nocturnal Raids in Kulgam

July 13 Five youth have been detained during nocturnal raids in Zazripora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Locals speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that Government Forces raided the locality late night on Friday and arrested at…

Youth Dies after being Hit by a Ball During Cricket Match in Islamabad's Nanil

July 11 A youth cricketer died during a cricket match after he was hit by a ball in the famous Nanil ground of south Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a youth named Jahangir Ahmad War was hit by…

28 Year Old Lady Hangs Herself in Shangus Area

July 11 Waris Shah A 28-Year-old Lady allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself inside her home at Shergund Uttersoo area of Shangus in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. The Lady (name withheld) of Shergund Village…

Bank Employees Observe Strike as Forces Install Camp infront of Wanpoh Bank

July 11 The employees of Jammu Kashmir Bank Wanpoh branch staged a protest in Wanpoh area in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district as Forces established a camp infront of the bank. Speaking to The Kashmiriyat an employee on condition…

Road Accident in Islamabad (Anantnag)- 2 Killed, At Least 25 Injured

July 10 Suhail Dar Two people have been killed while several injured when a passenger vehicle met an accident near the shoul area of Batengoo in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat that…

22-Year-Old Girl Commits Suicide in Islamabad (anantnag)

July 09 Sheikh Nadeem A 22- year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her home in Kachwan area of Larnoo in south Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the girl (name withheld),…

"Work Hard, Education is Important," SSP Sandeep Choudary at Jamia Siraj ul Uloom in Shopian

July 09 Jamia Sirajul Uloom- a Jamaat e Islami run seminary organised annual day cum Dastar Bandi function at Imam sahab area of District Shopian in south Kashmir. [metaslider id=1801] Various students, Locals, staff and senior citizens…

6-Year-Old Boy Drowns in Imam Sahib Shopian

July 09 Skinder Gull A minor boy drowned in a small stream in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Monday evening. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that 6-year-old Jibran Ahmed son of Mudasir Ahmad Bhat slipped into the nallah at Arkhera…

45 Shopian Students Fall ill After Eating Food

July 09 Skinder Gull Fourty five students of Jamia Ayesha Siddiqa Educational institutes fell immediately post having their dinner in Tachloo area of Shopian. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the students started vomiting immediately…

50 Year Old Woman Allegedly Thrashed by Policemen Inside Police Station in Kulgam

July 06 The Locals of Devsar area in Kulgam today staged a protest at District Hospital Kulgam against the thrashing of a 50 year old lady inside a Police station in Devsar area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. [metaslider id=1801] Speaking…

Admission Begins at GMC Anantnag

July 06 The admission process has started at Government Medical College, Anantnag on Saturday. “1st MBBS admission at Govt Medical College Anantnag made today,” reports said. Earlier the Principal secretary, Health and Medical Education…

Militant Killed, Mobile Internet Snapped inn Shopian

July 05 One Militant has been killed in an encounter with Government Forces in Narwan area of Imam Sahib in South Kashmir's Shopian district. A Police official told The Kashmiriyat that Rashtriya Rifles of Indian Army, Jammu Kashmir Police…

40-Year old Woman Crushed to Death by running Train in Qazigund

July 04 Waris Shah A 40-year old woman was crushed to death after being hit by a train running near Levdoora area of Qazigund in south Kashmir’s Islamabad (anantnag) Anantnag district. [metaslider id=1801] Locals told The Kashmiriyat…

This Village in Kokernag has no Water Supply from the Past 20 Years

July 04 Peer Imtiyaz Locals of Mir Mohalla area of Kokernag belt in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) held a protest against non-availability of drinking water in the area from the last two years. While talking to The Kashmiriyat…

Dead Bodies Found in Islamabad Township Identified

July 03 Sheikh Nadeem Two Dead Bodies that were recovered from the Bagh Waed mountain near Malaknag in South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) district have been identified. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the youth have been identified…

Two Dead Bodies Recovered on Mountain in Islamabad Township

July 03 Two Dead Bodies have been recovered from the mountain near Malaknag in South Kashmir's Islamabad Anantnag district. A Police official speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that on Wednesday afternoon two unknown dead bodies were found…

17 Year Old Girl Commits Suicide in Qazigund

July 03 Waris Shah A 17 year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at Babapora Bonigam area of Qazigund in south Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) District. The girl (name withheld) of Babapora Bonigam, hanged herself inside…

Militant Killed in Chadoora Identified as a Pulwama Local

June 30 One Militant slain in the Budgam's Chadoora encounter during an encounter has been identified as Locals. Militants on Thursday morning had opened fire on troopers who had laid siege around the Bugam area of Chadoora in Central…

Two Brothers Among Three Youth Arrested in Pulwama

June 30 The Government forces on Sunday morning arrested three youth including two brothers in the Kareemabad area of South area of Pulwama district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a joint team of Government forces including 55 Rashtriya…

Shopian Boy Booked Under Third Consecutive PSA

June 29 A young boy from Shopian has been booked under PSA and shifted to Kot Bhalwal Jail Jammu by the district administration in the South Kashmir district. An official confirming the incident said that Ubaid Mir son of Abdul Rashid…

After Pulwama, Ummat e Islami Organizes Blood Donation Camp in Islamabad (Anantnag)

June 29 The Jammu Kashmir Ummat e Islami, District Islamabad (anantnag) organized a Blood Donation camp at Idara Tehqiqat e Islami in Islamabad, More than 50 Donors donated blood to the full capacity of the blood storage at DH Kulgam. The…

Motorcyclist Dies, Another Injured in Udhampur Road Accident

June 27 Mubashir Naik A motorcyclist died and his pillion rider sustained critical injuries when their bike skidded off the road at Kagote while in a separate road mishap, another motorcyclist was injured at Dhar road Udhampur. Reports…

Two Dead, 10 Injured in Road Accident at Peer ki Gali

June 27 Two people have died and several injured in a tragic accident at  Peer Ki Gali area in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thursday afternoon. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that two persons died while ten others were injured…

One Killed, Seven Injured in Mysterious Blast in Quimoh Area

June 27 One person was killed and seven persons have been injured in a mysterious blast in Chudar area of Ashamji in Kulgam district on Thursday. According to reports the explosion took place in the village near garbage pile. Police…

DC Shopian Suspends Two Forest Officials

June 27 Two officials of Forest Department including an In-Charge Forester were suspended today by Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmed, for their callous attitude towards their duties. Earlier, Deputy Commissioner’s office received…

Stone Throwing Clashes in Bijbehara Amid Shutdown Against Militant's Killing

June 27 Aakif Dar Spontaneous shutdown and clashes erupted in Bijbehara township of South Kashmir in Islamabad (anantnag) district on Thursday morning against the killing of a local Militant. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat that…

"We Heard a Few Gunshots"- Militant Killed by Gunmen in Bijbehara Area

June 27 The Body of militant associated with ISJK has been found in mysterious circumstances in orchards of Sirhama village of Bijbehara belt in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the body…

Intense Protests Erupt as Pregnant Lady Dies Due to Absence of Doctors at Islamabad (anantnag) Hospital

June 26 Intense protests erupted in Maternity and Child care hospital (MCH) Sherbagh in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) township on Wednesday after a lady allegedly died due to medical negligence in the hospital. Speaking to The…

Assam Police Arrest Kulgam Man During a Nocturnal Raid in South Kashmir

June 26 Assam Police has arrested a person from Chak Ramberpora in Damhal Hanjipora in Kulgam Jammu Kashmir for allegedly posting an obscene comment on Facebook on the widow of a CRPF commando who was killed during in a blast triggered by…

Gunfight Rages in Tral Forest

June 26 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Brenpathri in Kahlil area in Tral belt of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. An Official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 42 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and 180…

Students with Municipal Committee Kokernag Take Out Rally Asking People to Keep Surroundings Clean

June 25 Sheikh Nadeem The Municipal committee of Kokernag on Tuesday organized a cleanliness rally in the Kokernag township of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. Speaking to The Kashmiriyat the officers said that the rally…

Walnut Factory Gutted in Fire at Islamabad (anantnag) Area

June 24 Sheikh Nadeem A walnut factory was gutted in a midnight fire incident in Papyibal area of south Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) district last night. Locals speaking to The Kashmiriyat that a walnut factory owned by Abdul Majeed…

Youth Visits Pulwama to Attend Relative's Wedding-Gets Injured with Pellets Along Two others

June 24 Three youths have been injured as Government Forces fired pellets and tear smoke shells amid complete shutdown in Pulwama town in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday morning. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that said that…

Forces Allegedly Thrash Kashmiri pandit in South Kashmir- Rescued by Local Muslims

June 23 The Government Forces on Sunday afternoon allegedly thrashed a Kashmiri pandit in Levdoora area of Qazigund in South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Speaking to The Kashmiriyat, Krishan ji Raina said that he was travelling to Qazigund…

Kulgam Residents Plant paddy on Roads to Protest 'Pathetic' Condition of Roads

June 23 Umaisar Ganie In a unique way to protest against the dilapidated, the residents of Kanipora area  in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district planted paddy on the road to highlight the failure of the authorities to repair the damaged…

Back to Villages Program Held at Higher Secondary Damhal

June 21 Sheikh Nadeem Back to village Programme was kick started at Damhal by its concerned Panchayat Halqa in collaboration with different departments in which local people participated warmly. The officials of various departments were…

Four Militants Killed in Shopian Encounter

June 23 Four Militant bodies have been recovered from the encounter site after a gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in Daramdora area of Keegam in the South Kashmir’s Shopian District on Sunday morning. A senior…

Youth Arrested While Trying to Flee from a Naka on Kp Road in Islamabad (anantnag)

June 21 A teenage boy was arrested by Government Forces on Friday afternoon when they were trying to escape a Naka on KP road in South Kashmir's Islamabad township. An official told The Kashmiriyat that Government Forces tried to stop…

Arwani Husband, Wife released After Being Shot at by Suspected Militants

June 21 Unidentified gunmen on Friday afternoon released the couple who was abducted last evening from Arwani area of southern Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that the husband and the wife, have been shot in their…

GMC Anantnag Organizes One Day conference on Gastric Carcinoma

June 20 Department of Surgery, Government Medical College Anantnag today organised Ist CME titled ‘’ Update on Gastric Carcinomia’’ at Dak Banglow Khanabal. The principal Govt. Medical college Srinagar Dr. Kaisar Ahmed was chief…

Achabal Shuts for the Third Day Against Civilian Killing

June 20 Waris Shah The Achabal area in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district have shut for the third consecutive day against the killing of the 20 year old boy Nasir Ahmed. Shops, Business establishments, oil stations and educational…

Police Foiled IED Attack- Arrests 5 HM Activists in Shopian, Police

June 19 Police on Wednesday claimed to have foiled an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attack on security forces by arresting five Over Ground Workers (OGWs) of Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) and recovering a sophisticated device in south Kashmir…

Eight Civilians Injured in Pulwama Grenade Blast- Police

June 18 Eight civilians have been injured in a grenade explosion in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on Tuesday afternoon. A Police official said that suspected militants lobbed a grenade towards police station in Pulwama, however the…

Youth Shot Dead By Forces in Achabal Near Encounter Site- Body Found Day Later

June 18 Massive protests have erupted in Achabal Township of South Kashmir after the Government Forces allegedly shot a Youth in the area. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that a youth named Nasir Ahmed son of Fayaz Ahmed a resident of Achabal…

Bijbehara Encounter- One Army Man, 2 Militants Killed- Operation On

June 18 Two Militants have been killed during the encounter that started between militants and Government forces at Waghama area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District on Tuesday morning. A Police official had earlier…

Fierce Gunfight Rages in Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag)

June 18 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Waghama area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District. A Police official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 3 RR, jammu kashmir police…

Achabal Encounter Ends- One Militant, One Major Killed, Three Army men Injured

June 17 After a day long encounter at Reshi Mohallah in Badoora area of Achabal area in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district, the Jammu Kashmir Police has released a statement saying that one Militant has been killed as the operation…

Seven Youth Arrested in Pulwama's Kakapora During Nocturnal Raids

June 17 The Government Forces raided the Kakapora area in South Kashmir's Pulwama District late night on Sunday and arrested at least seven young boys from the area. Locals speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that Government Forces late…

In Pictures- Slain Cop Arshid Khan Laid to Rest in Srinagar

June 17 Scores of people participated in the funeral of slain Arshid Khan who succumbed to his injuries on Sunday evening after being injured in a Militant attack on June 12. Arshid, posted as the station house officer of Police station…

Two Bodies Found at Site of encounter- Spontaneous Shutdown in Achabal

June 17 Two Bodies have been found at the site of encounter in Reshi Mohallah locality of Badoora in Achabal area in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district on Monday morning. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that two bodies are lying…

Fresh firing Starts at Encounter Site in Achabal

June 17 Waris Shah After a lull of more than an hour, fresh firing has started at the site of encounter in Reshi Mohallah locality of Badoora area in Achabal of South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. The encounter, officials…

M.Phil Scholar Likely Among Militants Trapped in Achabal Encounter

June 17 Two Militants one of them, an MPhil Scholar, Zubair Ahmed Wani have been likely trapped by Government Forces in an encounter at Badoora area of Achabal in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. An Army official confirmed…

Two Militants Killed in Pulwama Encounter

June 14 The Jammu Kashmir Police on Friday morning said that two Militants have killed in an encounter with Government Forces in Braw Bathan area pf Sangam in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. A Police official told The Kashmiriyat that…

Update- 5 CRPF Personnel Killed in KP Road Attack, 10 Including Civilian and SHO Injured

June 12 Tawseef Nazir Five CRPF personnel have been killed and an SHO including nine Force personnel injured after Militants fired upon them at KP Road in Anantnag district on Wednesday. According to Police officials the Duty Officer…

Militants Attack Government Forces on KP Road in Anantnag- 3 CRPF Men, 1 Militant Killed, 10 Including SHO, Civilian Injured

June 12 Tawseef Nazir Three CRPF personnel have been killed and an SHO including nine Force personnel injured after Militants fired upon them at KP Road in Anantnag district on Wednesday. According to Police officials the Duty Officer…

Two Affiliates of AGH killed in Shopian Encounter, Says Police

June 11 Two local militants belonging to Ansar Ghazwatul Hind (AGH) outfit were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, The Jammu Kashmir Police said. They said that bodies of two…

68 Year Old man Hit By a Vehicle in Achabal- Dies on way to Hospital

June 10 Waris Shah A man has died in a road accident near Thajiwara area of South Kashmir Anantnag District on Monday afternoon. An Eyewitness told The Kashmiriyat that a man aged 68 yrs identified as Mohammed Ramzan Ganaie Son of Ama Ganaie,…

District Administration Retrieves 17 Marlas of Land in islambad (Anantnag) town

June 10 A special team of district administration in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) led by ADC launched a massive drive against the illegal encroachment near Khanbal bridge. During this drive, the tea, retrieved prime state land…

CASO Launched in Kulgam's Motalhama

June 07 The Government Forces on Friday afternoon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Motalhama area of Quimoh in Kulgam district of South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched jointly…

Two Policemen Among Militants Killed in Pulwama

June 07 Two Special Police officers of Jammu Kashmir Police who decamped with their rifles from District Police Lines in Pulwama have been killed during an encounter with Government Forces in the Panjran area of Lassipora in Pulwama District…

Territorial Army Man Shot Dead in Islamabad (Anantnag) Area

June 06 Waris Shah Unidentified gunmen on Thursday late evening barged into the residence of a territorial Army man in Sadoora area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that an Army man identified…

One Militant Killed in Ongoing Pulwama Encounter- Clashes Erupt

June 06 One unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter with government forces in Panjran Locality of Lassipora area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Officials confirming the encounter said that a joint team of Government…

Two SPOs Go Missing With Service Rifles from Kashmir's Pulwama

June 06 Two Special Police officers (SPO) of Jammu Kashmir Police have went missing from the District Police Lines in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday noon where they were posted. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that two SPOs…

Encounter Rages in Pulwama's Lassipora

June 06 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Panjran area in Lassipora area in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. An Official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 44 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and 180 BN of…

Former NC MLAs House Attacked in Pulwama

June 02 Unknown persons on Saturday afternoon hurled a grenade on the house of former national conference member in Muran area of South kashmir's Pulwama. Sources informed The Kashmiriyat that a grenade was hurled on the residential…

Laylat ul Qadr- 'The Night of Power' with Tear Smoke and Pellets in Kashmir

June 02 Arif Ahmed The District administration in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) in Kashmir on Thursday said that it had finalized all the arrangements for the holy night of Muslims, Laylat ul Qadr, which falls between the 26th and…

Shocker- Newborn Abandoned by Parents, Decomposed Body Found in Kulgam

June 02 Danish Hameed In yet another shocking incident, the decomposed body of a dead new born baby was found by locals at Wanpoh area of Kulgam district in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat the locals upon finding the decomposed…

Forces Launch a Massive Search Operation in Kokernag

May 31 The Government Forces on Friday afternoon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Rather Mohallah of Panzgam area in Kokernag area of Islamabad (anantnag) district in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search…

Encounter Rages in Awantipora- 15th of Ramdhan

May 31 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Nannar area in Midoora area of Awantipora in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. An Official told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 42 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and…

Encounter Starts in Shopian

May 31 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Dragad area in Zainapora  of South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 44 RR, jammu kashmir police and 18 BN of CRPF was…

After Kulgam, Now Militants Escape during Shopian Encounter

May 30 Skinder Gull A few hours after thousands of civilians rescued a militant alive from the debris of an encounter site in Mohammed pora in South Kashmir's Kulgam District, Militants yet again managed to give a slip to forces and escape…

1 Militant Killed in Ongoing Kulgam Encounter- Intense Clahes Erupt

May 29 One Militant has been killed during the encounter that raged  between militants and Government forces at Tarzoo area of in Mohammad pora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District on Wednesday morning. A police official told The Kashmiriyat …

Encounter Rages in Kashmir's Kulgam

May 29 An encounter has raged  between militants and Government forces at Tarzoo area of in Mohammad pora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 9 RR, jammu kashmir police and 18 BN of…

Gunshots Heard During CASO in Kulgam

May 29 A few Gunshots have been heard during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Zangalpora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Reports reaching to The Kashmiriyat said that a joint team of Army RR, CRPF and Special Operation…

Thousands Gather for funeral of Slain Militant in Islamabad (Anantnag)

April 25 Suhail Dar People from nooks and corners despite strict restrictions imposed in the Islamabad (anantnag) township have flooded the KP road area of this South Kashmir township to offer the funeral prayers of the slain Militant…

CASO Launched By Forces in Tral

May 28 The Government Forces on Tuesday afternoon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Hayuna area of Tral in Pulwama district of South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched jointly…

Clashes Erupt Over Zakir Musa's Killing in Islamabad's KP Road

May 28 Clashes have erupted in the KP Road area of Islamabad (anantnag) township on Tuesday to protest the killing of prominent Militant commander, Zakir Musa. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that scores of youth threw stones on Government…

Intense Clashes Erupt near Encounter Site in Islamabad (Anantnag)

May 28 Clashes erupted as hundreds of youth hit the streets of Kachwan and its adjoining areas in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) area. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that hundreds of youth hit the streets on Tuesday afternoon as…

Second Militant Killed in Kachwan Encounter- Search Operation Continues

May 28 Two Militants have been killed in the encounter between militants and Government forces at Kachwan area in Kokernag belt of South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 19 RR,Jammu…

1 Militant Killed in Ongoing Kachwan Encounter

May 28 One Militant has been killed in the exchange of gunfire between militants and Government forces at Kachwan area in Kokernag belt of South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat  that a team of 19…

Gunshots Heard During CASO in Kokernag

May 28 Gunshots have been heard during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Kachwan area of Larnoo in Kokernag area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District. Reports reaching to The Kashmiriyat said that a joint team of Army…

Tral operation enters its Final Stage- Search Operation Continues

May 24 The firing at  Badipora Locality of Dadasra area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District has stopped after Forces set ablaze the house in which Militants were initially trapped. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a house in which…

Top Most Commander Zakir Musa Slain in Tral Encounter

May 23 Top most Commander of Kashmir Militancy, Zakir Rashid Bhat alias Musa has been killed in an encounter with Government Forces in Dadasara area of TRal in South Kashmir. Officials confirming the encounter said that a joint team of…

1 Militant Killed in Ongoing Tral Encounter- Intense Clashes Erupt

May 23 One unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter with government forces in Badipora Locality of Dadasra area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Officials confirming the encounter said that a joint team of Government…

Forces Launch Massive CASO in Tral

May 23 The Government Forces on Thursday afternoon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Dadasara area of Tral in Pulwama district of South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched jointly…

Clashes Erupt in Pulwama After Funeral of Militant's Brother

May 23 Intense clashes have erupted in Naira and many other areas of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday morning after the funeral of a brother of slain Hizb ul Mujahideen Militant, Irfan Ahmed Sheikh. Sources told The Kashmiriyat…

Brother of Active Militant Killed, Body Found in Pulwama

May 23 Skinder Gull The dead body of a brother of Hizb u Mujahideen Militant, Irfan Ahmed Sheikh has been found un the Naira area of south kashmir’s Pulwama district. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that the bullet ridden body of Zahoor…

1 Militant Killed During ongoing Encounter in Kulgam

May 22 One unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter with government forces at Gopalpora of kulgam district. Officials confirming the encounter said that a joint team of Government forces including 34 RR and SOG launched…

Forces Resort to Aerial Firing as Intense Clashes Erupt in Various Poll-Bound Areas

May 06 Nawaz ibn Ahad Intense clashes have erupted in various areas of South Kashmir on Monday as the two districts of Pulwama and Shopian are going to polls today in the fifth phase of Lok Sabha polls 2019. Sources informed The Kashmiriyat that…

Despite Elections, People Continue Visiting the Families of Slain Militants in Shopian, Pulwama

May 06 Skinder Gull People in large numbers are visiting the families of the three slain Militants in Shopian and Pulwama District who were killed during an encounter with Government Forces on Friday in Shopian's Imam Sahib area. Locals…

Zero Votes Polled out of 3500 in Pulwama's Karimabad

May 06 Zero votes have been polled out of a total of 3500 votes in Karimabad area of South Kashmir's Pulwama area as the area goes to polls in the third leg of polls for the Anantnag Lok Sabha seat. Amid tight security and intense clashes…

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 Station Attacked in Bhatnoor Tral

May 06 Youth on Monday hurled a stones and petrol bombs on a poling booth in Bhatnoor area of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that youth hurled a petrol bomb on the polling booth located in Bhatnoor…

1583 Votes Polled Out of 3,51,314 in Pulwama District till 9 AM

May 06 Amid a tight security deployed across the Pulwama and Shopian districts, no enthusiasm is being witnessed in people around the twin districts. District Pulwama comprises four assembly segments of Tral, Pampore, Pulwama and Rajpora. At…

Grenade Hurled on Polling Station in Pulwama

May 06 Suspected Militants on Monday morning hurled a grenade on a poling booth in Ruhmoo area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that suspected Militants on Monday morning hurled a grenade towards a polling…

Fine of 28200 Rupees Collected by Tehsildar During Market Checking in Islamabad (Anantnag) Town

May 05 A Market checking Squad headed by Tehsildar of the South Kashmir district Mr. Ali Mohammad held market checking in Islamabad (Anantnag) town today. A fine of Rs 28200 was collected as fine from 29 shoppers, besides which 43 kilograms…

Posh Hotel in Pahalgam Blocks Road for Half a Kilometer- Locals Aghast

May 05 In a clear defiance of law, a hotel 'pine and peak' in famous tourist resort of Pahalgam has blocked the road for nearly half a kilometer causing inconvenience to commuters. Visitors while speaking to The Kashmiriyat revealed…

Ahead of Elections, Polling Parties Attacked in Tral

May 05 Ahead of crucial Lok Sabha elections scheduled for the District of Shopian and Pulwama for Anantnag Lok Sabha seat for tomorrow, the polling parties have been attacked in various areas of the Tral hamlet in Pulwama District. Sources…

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…

Locals Protest After Army Vehicle Hits Biker in Bijbehara

May 04 Suhail Ahmed Khan, a resident of Waghama area in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) was injured when his bike was hit by an Army vehicle near Pazalpora in Bijbehara early morning on Saturday. Eyewitnesses told The…

12th Funeral of "Lateef Tiger" Attended by a Sea of People- Militants Offered Gun Salute

May 05 After thousands of people attended the funeral of slain Militant commander, Lateef Ahmed Dar alias tiger in Dogripora on Friday, people from far areas in large numbers reached this Pulwama area to attend the funeral prayers of slain…

School Bus on Picnic Meets Accident in Islamabad (anantnag)- 13 Children Injured

May 03 Thirteen children were injured when a bus they were travelling in met an accident near Siligam area of Mattan in South Kashmir's Islamabad(Anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a bus number JK03 2711 was on the…

Deputy Commissioner Islamabad (Anantnag) visits Educational & Health Institutions

May 03 The Deputy Commissioner, Islamabad (Anantnag) Khalid Jahangir, today made an extensive visit to Block Shangus & Chittergul to take stock of the basic amenities regarding power supply, drinking water, healthcare facilities &…

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…

Roadside Vendors Thrashed by Government Officials in Islamabad (Anantnag) Township

May 03 Suhail Dar The roadside vendors in the Islamabad (anantnag) township in South Kashmir have alleged that they were rounded up and thrashed by the officials of the Municipal committee of the Islamabad (anantnag) township. The…

Civilian Hit with a Bullet During Clashes in Shopian

May 05 During intense clashes that raged in Adkhara area of Imam Sahib area of South Kashmir's Shopian, one youth has sustained a bullet injury. Officials at District hospital Pulwama told The Kashmiriyat that Mudasir Ahmed from Wuyen…

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…

Civilian Shot at by Suspected Militants in Tral

May 03 unknown persons on Thursday evening fired at a civilian in the Kachmulla area of Tral belt in South Kashmir's Pulwama District injuring him. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that gunmen fired upon a man identified as Abdul Rashid…

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…

DC Islamabad (anantnag) Releases Financial Aid for Officials Injured in Kokernag Road Accident on Election Day

May 02 The Deputy Commissioner for Islamabad (anantnag), Khalid Jahangir has sanctioned Rs 320000 as financial assistance to persons who were injured in the road accidents on the polling day in the district on 23 April 2019 at Zalangam, Sagam…

At Least Hundred Youth Picked up During Nocturnal Raids in Pulwama, Shopian Ahead of Elections

May 02 Skinder Gull 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. Sources told…

Hailstorm Damages Apple Orchards In Kulgam

May 01 Umaisar Ganie Hailstorm on Wednesday damaged several areas of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat that heavy hailstorm in second half of day caused heavy damage to apple orchards and vegetable…

2 Minor Boys injured as Shell goes off Kulgam Area

May 01 Two boys have been injured after a shell exploded in Damhal Hanjipora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that two young boys identified as Shahid and Ikhlaq were injured when they were playing…

Tral Youth Joins Jaish e Muhammad

May 01 One more youth from South Kashmir has picked arms and posed with an AK 47 rifle to tell his family that he has joined Militant ranks. The youth has been identified as Ubaid Nabi son of Ghulam Nabi Bhat a resident of Tral area 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…

Zero Votes Polled Out of 10151 in 5 Areas of Kulgam District

April 29 Amid clashes and a low voter turnout in the South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Monday, seven areas of Kulgam district witnessed zero percent polling. The Wanpora, Shamsipora, Turk Tachloo, Khudwani, Bugam areas of Kulgam district…

Almost 90 Percent Boycott Elections in Kulgam

April 29 Amid a thick security blanket, the voting for the Kulgam District has closed at 4 PM with expectedly low turnout, which remained at 10.2 percent. The Kashmiriyat reporters throughout the day provided you live updates and coverage…

Jaish Module Busted in Awantipora- Four OGWs Arrested

April 29 Police today claimed to have busted a Jaish-e-Muhamad militant module involved in throwing grenades at security forces and planting improvised explosive devices (IEDs) by arresting four militants. The police in a statement said…

Man falls from a Tree in Anantnag, Dies

April 29 A man identified as Firdous Ahmad Sheikh son of Gull Mohammad Sheikh resident of Larkipora, Anantnag fell from a Poplar tree in Kuchipora village near Larkipora area of Islamabad (Ananatnag) on Monday afternoon. He was rushed…

On Election Day, Forces Rain Pellets on Youth in Kulgam Area, Five Injured

April 29 Danish Sofi Five youth have been injured as forces fired tear smoke shells and pellets at the youth who were holding protests against the elections in South Kashmir's Kulgam area. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that five youth…

1 Vote Polled Out of 2504 in Uranhall in Kulgam

April 29 One vote has been polled out of 2504 total votes in  the Uranhall area of Hom Shalibugh assembly segment of the Kulgam district in South Kashmir till 12 noon. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that out of 1059 votes in Uranhall-1…

Large Queues of Voters Turn up to Cast Votes in Noorabad

April 29 4459 votes have been polled in Devsar assembly segment of South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Monday. A large queue of voters was seen rushing to the polling booths in their respective areas in this assembly segment, where 4459…

Empty Polling Booths in Khudwani- Zero Votes Polled out of 2562- 15 in Wanpoh out of 2743

April 29 Danish Sofi The mood in South Kashmir's Kulgam district is grim after being at the brunt of killing post July 2016 when a prominent Militant commander, Burhan Wani was killed, here people have chose to stay indoors and boycott…

Zero Votes Polled Out of 5900 in 9 Areas of Kulgam District

April 29 Suhail Dar Zero votes have been polled in nine areas of the South Kashmir's Kulgam district amid a high security presence near the polling booths on Monday morning. In Uranhall, A, B and C out of a total of a total of 2390…

Polling Booths Safely Established in Several Kulgam Areas Despite Clashes

April 28 Amid clashes that erupted in various areas of South Kashmir's Kulgam District, Polling Booths have been safely established in various areas. Army officials told The Kashmiriyat that despite intense clashes having erupted in various…

Polling Booths Shifted from Various Kulgam Areas- Fresh Clashes Reported from Several Areas

April 28 In anticipation of clashes, the administration has shifted some pooling booths from various areas of South Kashmir's district of Kulgam on Sunday evening. Official Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the polling booth in Kulgam's…

Suspected Militant Hurl Grenade on Polling Booth in Kulgam

April 28 Suspected Militants on Sunday night hurled a grenade on a poling booth in Mirwani in Devsar area of South Kashmir's Kulgam district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that suspected Militants on Sunday night hurled a grenade towards…

Ahead of Elections- Polling Parties Attacked in Several Kulgam Areas

April 28 Ahead of crucial Lok Sabha elections scheduled for the Kulgam District of Anantnag Lok Sabha seat for tomorrow, the polling parties have been attacked in various areas of the district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that youth…

CASO Launched in Pulwama Area- Intense Clashes Erupt

April 28 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Sheikhpora area of  in Muran South Kashmir's Pulwama district. On Sunday afternoon, the forces including…

Students Protest to Demand Buses in Budgam

April 27 The Students of  various areas of Arizal area on Saturday staged a protest demonstration in Beerwah town against the shortage of bus service on the Beerwah-Arizal route. The protesting students blocked the road and raised slogans…

DC Islamabad (anantnag) Bans Sale, Purchase of chemicals, Acids in the District

April 27 The District Magistrate Khalid Jahangir in exercise of the powers vested under section 144 CrPc, has ordered ban on the sale and purchase of chemical/acids in district Anantnag for a period of two months with immediate effect According…

Quran in One Hand, Gun in the Other, Photograph of a New Militant Appears on Social Media

April 27 Despite repeated verbal attempts of the Director General of Jammu Kashmir Police, Dibagh Singh, Militancy is showing no signs of declination. In fact the Army General of India has been constantly asking the local Kashmiri youth…

Two Days After Killing of Local Militant- Youth from Islamabad (anantang) township Joins Jaish e Muhammad

April 27 Two days after the killing of Local Militant, Burhan Ganie, a youth from Islamabad (anantnag) township in South Kashmir has posed with an Ak 47 suggesting that he has joined Militancy. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Faisal…

Another CASO Launched in Tral's Aripal

April 27 The Government Forces on Saturday morning launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Aripral area of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched by 42…

CASO Launched in Shopian Area

April 27 The Government Forces on Saturday morning launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Heff Shermal area of Zainapora in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched…

Polling Staff Reaches Kulgam's Ashmuji to Set-up Polling Booth- Intense Clashes Erupt

April 26 Intense clashes erupted in Ashmuji area of Quimoh in South Kashmir's Kulgam District on Friday evening as the Polling officials reached the area to set up a polling booth in the area. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that hundreds…

Forces Launch CASO in Pulwama Area

April 25 The Government Forces on Thursday evening launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Tahab area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched by 44 Rahstriya…

Weapon Snatching Bid Foiled in Pampore

April 25 The Jammu Kashmir police on Thursday foiled a weapon snathcing bid at a bank branch in Pampore area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. A police official said that two pheran-clad unknown persons attempted to assault a police…

Islamabad (anantnag) Shuts- Intense Clashes Erupt at Various Areas

April 25 Intense clashes erupted in Laizbal area of KP Road area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District on Thursday. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that thousands of people attended the funeral of slain, Burhan u Din Ganie, son…

Intense Clashes Erupt in Zirpara- Native of Slain Sabdar Amin

April 25 Amid mourning and grief, intense clashes have erupted in Zirpara area of Bijbehara area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District on Thursday morning. Hundreds of youth from nearby areas gathered in Zirpara to attend the…

A Sea of People Reaches Islamabad (anantnag) to Attend the Funeral of Physiotherapy Student Turned Militant

April 25 Suhail Dar People from nooks and corners despite strict restrictions imposed in the Islamabad (anantnag) township have flooded the SK Colony area of this South Kashmir township to offer the funeral prayers of the sain Physiotherapy…

CASO Launched in Shopian Area

April 25 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Thursday morning launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Turkwangam area of South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that…

Two Militants Killed in Encounter at Kashmir's Bijbehara

April 25 Two Militants have been killed during an encounter between militants and Government forces at Bagendar area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir’s Islamabad (anantnag) District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday morning…

Encounter Rages in Bijbehara- 2 Militants Likely Trapped

April 25 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Bagendar area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir’s Islamabad (anantnag) District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday morning 3 RR of Indian Army, CRPF…

Next Government Will not be Without PDP, Says Mehbooba Mufti

April 24 Addressing party workers convention at Circuit House in Shopian, Mehbooba claimed that PDP took a lead against their opponents in the first phase of polling for Anantnag parliamentary constituency. The first part of three-phased…

Forces Damage Electric Transformer in Islamabad (anantnag) Township

April 23 After a day of low voter turout in Islamabad (Anantang) district of South Kashmir in general and negligible voting in Islamabad (anantnag) township on Tuesday, the Government Forces allegedly damaged a electric transformer in Sherpora…

Intense Clashes Erupt in Achabal Area

April 23 Waris Shah Intense clashes have erupted between Government Forces in Achabal area of Islamabad (anantnag) district in South Kashmir on Tuesday evening. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that scores of youth hurled stones on the…

87 Percent Boycott- Stay Away From Polls in Islamabad (Anantnag) District

April 23 Amid a heavy security blanket, the voting for the Islamabad (Anantnag) District has closed at 4PM with expected low turnout, which remained at 13.1 percent including the migrant voters. The Kashmiriyat reporters throughout the…

NC Worker Thrashed by PDP Workers in Bijbehara

April 23 Suhail Dar/ Aqib Ahmed The workers of the Peoples Democratic Party thrashed a polling agent of the National Conference at a polling station in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag). The National conference…

In Islamabad (anantnag) township, 86 Votes Polled out of 8179 in 12 Areas

April 23 Tawseef Nazir Amid a boycott, the polling stations across the Islamabad (anantnag) district are wearing a deserted look on Tuesday as the area goes to polls in the third phase of Lok Sabha Polls 2019. Out of total 8179 voters,…

People in Shangus, Kokernag Come out in Large Numbers to Vote

April 23 Waris Shah A moderate turnout is being witnessed in Kokernag and Shangus belts as People in are coming out to cast their votes in the third phase of Lok Sabha polls in South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. A total…

12 Votes Polled out of 3485 in Ashajipora Belt of Islamabad (Anantnag)

April 23 Tawseef Nazir Amid a low voter turnout the people of Islamabad (anantnag) district in South Kashmir on Tuesday in the third phase of Lok Sabha Polls, voters have choose to remain away from polling stations in Ashajipora belt of…

A Would-be Groom Crushed to Death by Train in Pulwama

April 22 A youth was killed in a train accident here in Panzgam area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that a Sikh youth was walking along railway track in Panzgam when a moving train crushed him to death. Police sources…

Forces Assault Youth During CASO in Shopian Area

April 22 Skinder Gul The Government forces on Monday morning thrashed several youth during a cordon and search operation launched in the Avend- Rawalpora area of South Kashmir's Shopian Distrct. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that one…

Plebiscite Front and NC Stalwart Remembered on his Anniversary in South Kashmir

April 21 The Fourth anniversary of late National Conference and Plebiscite Front stalwart, Abdul Gani Shah father of National conference south In charge, Dr. Bashir veeray was hel in Bijbehara on Sunday. As per a press release issued to…

Militants Attack Police Station in Kulgam Area

April 19 Suspected militants on Friday afternoon hurled a grenade on Police station at Damhal Hanjipora area in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the grenade exploded with a loud bang, however nobody…

Government Employee Thrashed by Forces in South Kashmir

April 19 The Government Forces on Friday morning allegedly thrashed a Government Employee in Busoo area of Awantipora in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that CRPF men deployed near Bursoo rounded up a civilian…

Youth from Khudwani Joins Lashkar e Taiba

April 19 One more youth from South Kashmir has picked arms and joined the Militant outfit, Lashkar e Taiba. The youth has been identified as Aaqib Ahmed Son of Ghulam Mohammed Hajam a resident of Redwani area of South Kashmir's Kulgam…

Forces Launch CASO in Tral Area

April 17 The Government Forces on Wednesday morning launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Gulshanpora of Tral area in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched by…

Forces Launch CASO in Kulgam Area

April 16 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Tuesday evening launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Yamrach locality of Yaripora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Sources told The…

CASO Launched in Shopian Area

April 16 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Tuesday morning  launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Kutpora area of South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that…

Another South Kashmir Youth Joins Militancy

April 16 One more youth from South Kashmir has picked arms and posed with an AK 47 rifle to tell his family that he has joined Militant ranks. The youth has been identified as Shariq Ahmed Son of Mohammed Yusuf Negroo a resident of Chotigam…

Amid Sobs and Tears, MBBS Student Who died in Bangladesh Laid to Rest in Islamabad (Anantnag)

April 15 A pall of gloom descended on south Kashmir’s Bonadialgam area in Islamabad (Anantnag) District as body of MBBS student who died in Bangladesh reached home. 24 year old, Quratul Ain daughter of Ali Mohd Bhat, a resident of Bona…

"He Raped her For Several Years"-Horrific Details Emerge After Girl Raped by Father commits suicide in Bandipora

April 15 In a shocking incident that has collectively shamed Kashmir, after a girl from north Kashmir took her own life on Saturday after being raped by her own father for several years, the sister of the victim has gone on record to reveal…

Police Responds to The Kashmiriyat Report- Says Youth Missing from Kulgam 'Wanted in a Murder Case'

April 15 The Jammu Kashmir Police responded to a report published by The Kashmiriyat early morning on Monday about a youth who has gone missing from Pooniwah area in South Kashmir's Kulgam district. In its press release, the Jammu Kashmir…

Mehbooba Mufti's Cavalcade Stoned in South Kashmir

April 15 The Cavalcade of Former chief Minister of Jammu Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti was stoned by youth on the way to Bijbehara in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat today that Mehbooba Mufti early morning…

TO Escape Police Torture, Kulgam Youth Goes Missing- Family Appeals him to Return

April 15 To evade police arrest, a youth from Pooniwah area in South Kashmir's Kulgam District has went missing from his home since Friday morning. Identified as Irfan Ahmed Bhat son of Manzoor Ahmed Bhat in apprehension of Police arresting…

10 Youth Arrested During Nocturnal Raids in Kulgam

April 15 The Government Forces raided the Pooniwah area in South Kashmir's Kulgam District late night on Sunday and arrested at least ten boys from the area. Locals speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that Government Forces late night on…

Forces Lay Siege to Kokernag's Souf Shali

April 14 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Saturday noon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Souf Shali area of Kokernag in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) District. Sources told The…

2 Militants Reportedly Killed in Shopian encounter

April 13 Two Militants have been killed in the encounter between militants and Government forces at Guhand area of South Kashmir’s Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Saturday morning 34 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and…

Early Morning Encounter Rages in Shopian

April 13 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Guhand area of South Kashmir’s Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Saturday morning 34 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police after…

Forces Thrash Residents, Brother of Active Militant in Shopian During CASO

April 11 The Locals in Sugan area of Zainapora of South Kashmir's Shopian District have accused the Government Forces of vandalism in the locality during nocturnal raids. Locals from the area told The Kashmiriyat that forces barged into…

Policeman Caught by Locals while Stealing Cattle in Shopian

April 10 A Special Police Officer (SPO) was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly stealing the cattle at Zarkan area in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. A police official said that Jahangir Ahmad Wani of Balpora was arrested by local residents…

Drain Water Flows on the Road In Islamabad Township- School Children, Residents Aghast

March 09 Aghast over the non construction of proper drainage system, the resident of Deva Colony in Shripora area of Islamabad (anantnag) township of South Kashmir demanded an immediate construction of a drainage system in the area. Speaking…

Militants Likely Escape After a Brief Exchange of Fire in Tral Forests- Search Continues

April 09 At least three Militants on Tuesday managed to escape during a cordon and Search operation launched in the Aripal area of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that 42 RR of Indian Army, 180…

Forces Bust Militant Hideout in Shopian

April 09 The Government Forces busted a hideout of Militant in the Shopian District of South Kashmir, Police officials said. They said that a hideout was busted on Tuesday morning at Yawran Forests area of Shopian in South Kashmir. "Incriminating…

Encounter Breaks Out in Tral's Sofigund

April 09 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Sofigund area of Tral in  South Kashmir’s Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Tuesday morning,  42 RR of Indian Army, 180 BN of CRPF and…

Kashmir Crackdown- At least Five Youth Arrested During Nocturnal Raids in Shopian

April 08 Amid a high intensity crackdown on pro Freedom activists and religious groups in Kashmir, the Government Forces conducted a nocturnal raid in Ratnipora area of Pulwama on Sunday night and arrested at least five persons. Sources…

Forces Lay Siege to Pulwama Area, Start Hunting Militants

April 08 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Monday morning launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Bellow area of Rajpora in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that…

Army Chases Away Wedding Party- Thrash A Child on Kashmir Highway in Qazigund

April 07 Amid growing allegations of atrocities against the Indian Army, The Locals of Badragund area in Qazigund area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district on Sunday alleged that the Army entered the area and thrashed several…

Encounter Rages Early Morning in Tral

April 07 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Kahli Forest area of Mandoora area in Tral of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Sunday morning,  42 RR of Indian Army,…

Two Militants Reportedly Killed in Brief Encounter in Shopian

April 06 Two unidentified Militant has been killed when they were intercepted by Indian Army's 44 RR in Pinnjura area of Shopian District of South Kashmir. Sources informed The Kashmiriyat that the Militants opened fire on a party of…

CASO Launched in Shopian Area

April 06 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Saturday noon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Moolu area of Chitragam in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that…

17 Candidates to Contest Elections for Anantnag Lok Sabha Seat

April 05 The scrutiny of nomination papers of the contesting candidates for Anantnag Lok Sabha seat was conducted today by the Returning Officer Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency on Friday. In a Press release issued to The Kashmiriyat by…

Intense Clashes Erupt in Kulgam Area During CASO

April 05 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Pooniwah area of South Kashmir's Kulgam district. On Friday afternoon, the forces including 9 RR of…

Forces Seal Shopian's Heff Area- Hunt Begins for Militants

April 05 The Government Forces on Friday afternoon launched yet another Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in the Kashmir valley, this time in the Heff area of South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a CASO…

CASO Launched in Pulwama Area

April 05 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Friday noon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Lajoora area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search…

Dooru Shuts Against Shifting of Hospital, Sangdan Residents Block Railway Line to Demand Railway Station

April 05 Sheikh Nadeem/ Waris Shah The Dooru and Sangdan areas in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district are observing a complete shutdown on Thursday to press for their demands. Locals from Sangdan blocked the railway line from…

Unknown Gunmen Attack Bus on Election Duty in Shopian

April 05 Unknown gunmen attacked a bus deputed for election duty at Turkwangam area of South Kashmir's Shopian late on Thursday night. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Bullets were fired indiscriminately the bus bearing the registration…

Forces Launch Search Operation in Pulwama Area

April 04 The Government Forces on Thursday launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Hajam Mohallah of Panzgam area in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched 55 Rastriya…

Forces Launch CASO In Kulgam Area- Intense Clashes Erupt

April 04 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Khur Batpora area of DK Pora in South Kashmir's Kulgam district. On Thursday afternoon, the forces…

Two Residential Houses Gutted in Qazigund Fire incident

April 04 Sheikh Nadeem Two residential houses were gutted in a major fire incident on Wednesday night in the oreil area of Kund in South Kashmirs Kulgam District, Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the residential houses of Saraj Ahmad…

Kashmir Crackdown- Four More Shopian Youth Arrested During Nocturnal Raids

April 04 Skinder Gull Four youths have been detained during nocturnal raids in Chodergund and Vehil areas in South Kashmir’s Shopian district in connection with the Banihal blast case. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that Anayat Ullah…

Former PDP Activist Succumbs in Srinagar Hospital

April 04 A former PDP activist and a Panch who was critically wounded after being after shot at by unknown gunmen at Shalipora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday evening succumbed to injuries at a local hospital here. The…

Kashmir Crackdown- Three Youth Picked up During Nocturnal Raids in Shopian

April 03 Three youth have been detained during nocturnal raids in Vehil area in South Kashmir's Shopian district in connection with the Banihal blast case. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that three persons identified as Asif Malik, Faheem…

Militants Offer Gun Salute to Slain Lashkar Commander in Shopian

April 02 Panic gripped Moolu Chitragam area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday evening as massive firing was heard in the area. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that a group of at least five armed Militants appeared in Moolu…

Four Militants Killed in Pulwama Encounter Identified

April 01 Four Militants slain in the Pulwama's Lassipora during an encounter have been identified as Locals, however officials are yet to confirm their identity. Militants on Monday morning had opened fire on troopers who had laid siege…

Four Militants Killed in Early Morning Encounter in Pulwama

April 01 Four Militants have been killed in an encounter that raged between Militants and Government forces in Lassipor area of South Kashmir’s pulwama District on Monday morning. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that following inputs…

CASO Launched in Verinag Area

March 31 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Sunday afternoon launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Panzoo area of Verinag in South Kashmir's  Islamabad (anantnag) District. Officials told The…

"They Dubbed my Video"-Former Judge Booked by Police for Inciting Violence

March 31 The Jammu Kashmir Police has booked former Sessions Judge of Islamabad (anantnag) and national conference leader  for inciting violence against Forest Department. In a video available to The Kashmiriyat, the former Judge Syed…

Incomplete Bridge Claims Yet Another Life as 15 Year Old Boy Drowns in River in Kokernag

March 30 Waris Shah/ Sheikh Nadeem A 15 year old boy on Saturday afternoon died after falling down from an incomplete bridge in Kokernag area of South Kashmir's Islambad (Anantnag) district. The boy identified as Nazir Ahmad Bimla Son of…

Massive Search Operation Underway in Tral

March 30 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Saturday launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Nazneepora locality of Hayuna in Tral belt of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Officials told The…

Locals of Shopian Area Allege Vandalism by Indian Army

March 30 Accusing the Indian Army of vandalism on Friday night, the locals of Ratnipora in Shopian district of South Kashmir said that the entire area is being threatened by the Army. Locals from the area told The Kashmiriyat that Army…

Forces Launch CASO in Shopian Villages

March 30 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Wednesday launched Cordon and Search operation (CASO) in Danew and Turkwangam areas of South Kashmir's  Shopian District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that…

Unknown Gunmen Fire Upon Civilian in Tral

March 29 Unknown gunmen on Friday evening shot a civilian in Tral area of South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that unknown gunmen shot at a civilian identified as Naseer Ahmed Ganie in Nowpora area of Tral. Naseer was critically…

Militant Active Since 2017 Arrested by Forces in Bijbehara

March 28 The Government Forces on Thursday have arrested a Militant from Bijbehara area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Rameez Ahmed Wani, a resident of Hawoora in South Kashmir's Kulgam…

Army Thrashes an Entire Locality in Bijbehara, protests Erupt, Highway Blocked

March 28 The Locals of Bijbhera on Thursday morning blocked traffic on the National Highway comnecting near Bijbehara after Army men allegedly trashed a locals in the area. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Army men on Thursday morning…

Dead Body of Unknown Infant recovered From Dust In Tral

March 28 The body of a newborn covered with dust was recovered outside Sub District Hospital Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday morning. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a lifeless body of an infant girl was found…

Militants Killed in Shopian Identified as Locals

March 28 Three Militants slain in the Shopian's Keller encounter during an encounter have been identified as Locals, however officials are yet to confirm their identity. Militants on Thursday morning had opened fire on troopers who had…

Early Morning Encounter Starts in Shopian's Keller

March 28 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Yawran area of Keller in South Kashmir’s Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday morning 23 Para of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir…

Forces Open Fire at Protesters in Kulgam, Two Hit with Bullets

March 27 Two protesters have been injured as Government Forces opened fire upon protesters during a cordon and Search operation in Tangbal area of Frisal in South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that intense clashes…

House "Burnt" During CASO in Kulgam Area, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 27 Locals of Kujar area in Kulgam alleged that a house was set ablaze by Government Forces during a cordon and Search operation in the area Intense clashes erupted in Tangbal and Kujar areas of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district after…

Forces Launch CASO in Kulgam's Frisal

March 27 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Wednesday launched Cordon and Search operation in Tangal area of Frisal in South Kashmir's  Kulgam District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that a…

Youth Shot Dead by Gunmen In Shopian

March 27 unknown persons on Wednesday fired at a civilian in the Kachdoora of South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that gunmen fired upon a youth identified as Tanveer Ahmed in the Kachdoora area of Shopian…

Sports Competitions Held in Islamabad (anantnag) Town

March 26 The District Administration in Islamabad (anantnag) inaugurated the Ceremony of District level inter block competitions under sports for peace and development (CSS) which was organised by department of youth service and Sports. Students…

CASO Launched in Pulwama's Ruhmoo

March 26 Following specific inputs about Militant movement, The Government Forces on Tuesday launched Cordon and Search operations in Pulwama's Ruhmoo area Officials told The Kashmiriyat that a search operation has been launched by 55…

Pulwama's Bellow Shuts on the Anniversary of Rayees Kaczroo

March 26 The Bellow area in south Kashmir Pulwama district is observing a complete shutdown on Tuesday on the death anniversary of a Local Militant, Shahbaz Ahmed Wani alias Rayees Kachroo. Rayees was killed in an encounter with Government…

CASO Launched in Arwani, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 25 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Mir Mohalla area of Arwani in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. On Monday morning, the…

CASO Launched in Shopian Area

March 25 A cordon and search operation (CASO) has been launched by Government Forces in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Monday morning, 44 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police jointly…

CASO Launched by Forces in Kulgam Area

March 23 Continuing their intensified Anti Militancy Operations, the Government Forces on Saturday afternoon launched a search operation in Mahpora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Post Sealing all the entry and exit points, the…

Early Morning Encounter Starts in Shopian

March 22 An encounter has started between militants and Government forces at Ratnipora  area of South Kashmir’s Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that 44 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police after receiving…

Militants Escape After Brief Exchange of Fire in Shopian- Search OPs Continue

March 20 At least four Militants on Wednesday managed to escape during a cordon and Search operation launched in the orchards of Heff Shermal area in Zainapora area of South Kashmir's Shopian district. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that…

OGW Escapes from Police Custody at Srinagar Court

March 19 An Over Ground Worker (OGW) of militants fled from Srinagar court on Tuesday afternoon. The OGW was brought from sub jail Mattan to Srinagar court for judicial remand where he managed to escape. Identified as Ishfaq Ahmad Rah of…

Kashmir Custodial Killing- Protest in KU, IUST Postpones Exams Scheduled Tomorrow

March 19 The Islamic University of Science and Technology in Awantipora has postponed all exams scheduled for Wednesday The fresh dates for these exams shall be notified separately, Controller examination IUST said. "There will be…

Train Crushes 60 year old Man to Death in Qazigund

March 19 Sheikh Nadeem A Man was crushed to death by a train near a railway track on Tuesday morning in Qazigund area of South Kashmir. Locals told The Kashmiriyat that 60-year-old man identified as Ghulam Nabi Bhat, was mowed to death…

Kashmir Custodial Killing- Shutdown, Protest in Parts of Kashmir Valley

March 19 Firdous Qadri Various parts of the Old city in Srinagar and Maisuma area of Lal Chowk is observing a spontaneous shutdown against the death of a school teacher from Awantipora in police custody on Tuesday. Shoppers downed…

Road Accident in Pahalgam

March 19 Murtaza Gull One person was injured when a Sumo passenger vehicle turned turtle near the Batkote area of Pahalgam in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a vehicle bearing the registration…

Kashmir Crackdown- Top Sufi Cleric Arrested During Nocturnal Raid in Pulwama

March 19 Amid an intense crackdown against religious outfits in the Kashmir valley, the Government Forces arrested a prominent sufi cleric, Mohammed Amin from his home in Dangarpora area of Pulwama in South Kashmir. Mohammed Amin, who…

CASO Launched in Pulwama Area

March 18 Continuing their intensified Anti Militancy, the Government Forces on Monday afternoon launched a search operation in Sheikh Mohalla area of Naira in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Sealing all the entry and exit points, the…

CASO Launched in Pulwama's Drubgam, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 18 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Hergam Mohalla area of Durbgam in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. On Monday morning, the forces…
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Policeman Accidentally Shoots Himself in Islamabad (anantnag)

March 17 A Policeman was injured when he accidentally opened fire from his own service rifle in Dak Bungalow area of South Kashmir's Islamabad (Anantnag) district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a Policeman identified as Jahangeer…

No Militant Body Recovered- At least Three Militants Broke Cordon and Escaped from Kulgam

March 17 A group of Militants opened fire upon a party of Government Forces in Yaripora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam district when they had jointly launched a search operation in the area to kill Militants. An official said that there…

Kulgam- Locals March Towards Encounter Site, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 16 Intense clashes erupted as hundreds of youth hit the streets of yaripora and adjoining areas in South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that hundreds of youth hit the streets as soon as the bullet sounds…

Kashmir Traders Protest Condemning the New Zealand Terrorist Attack

March 16 Tawseef Nazir From Solidarity marches to absentia funeral prayers, the Kashmir valley has condemned the brutal terrorist attack in New Zealand in every possible form. Traders in South Kashmir's Islamabad (anantnag) district…

CASO Launched in Pulwama, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 16 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Chinar Mohalla area of Durbgam in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. On Saturday afternoon, the forces…

1 Militant Reportedly Killed in Brief Exchange of Fire in Kulgam

March 16 One unidentified Militant has been killed when they were intercepted by Indian Army's 34 RR in Kujar area of Yaripora in Kulgam  district of South Kashmir. Sources informed The Kashmiriyat that the Militants opened fire on…

Woman SPO Shot Dead By Suspected Militants

March 16 A special police officer (SPO) was shot dead by suspected militants at Vehil area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that Khushboo Jan, a woman SPO was shot at around 2:40 pm at her residence in…

Kashmir Crackdown- Two Pulwama Youth Booked Under PSA

March 15 Authorities on Friday shifted two youth yo Jammu's Kot Bhalwal Jail after booking them under Public Safety act. The youth identified as Nazir Rashid Bhat son of Zagigam in Rajpora and Ashiq Nabi Dar of Ruhmoo were arrested two weeks…

Unknown Gunmen kill Civilian in Pulwama

March 15 Unknown Gunmen on Thursday night shot dead a civilian at Gulzar pora area of Awantipora in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a civilian namely Manzoor Ahmad lone was abducted by unknown Gunmen…

Police Organizes Grand Musical Evening in South Kashmir

March 14 Music, Dance and joy gripped the Police Lines in District Islamabad (anantnag) of South Kashmir, as Policemen, to relax a hectic duty schedule organized a musical event on Thursday Evening. Witnessing a healthy participation of…

Massive Search Operation Launched in Kulgam Area

March 14 The Government Forces have launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in the Bugam area of South Kashmir's Kulgam District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday evening, RR of Indian Army, 18 BN of CRPF and Jammu…

60 year old Man shot at in Islamabad (anantnag), Injured

March 14 A sixty year old man was injured after he was shot at by unidentified Gunmen  at Thajiwara area of Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday evening, unknown…

Early Morning CASO Launched in Pulwama Area

March 14 A cordon and search operation (CASO) has been launched by Government Forces in Maczpuna area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Thursday morning, 55 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir…

CASO Launched in Pulwama Areas

March 13 A cordon and search operation (CASO) has been launched by Government Forces in Panzgam area Litter in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Wednesday evening, 55 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu…

Civilian Shot Dead by Unknown Gunmen in Pulwama

March 13 Unknown gunmen on Wednesday shot dead a civilian in Pingel area of South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that unknown gunmen shot dead a civilian in Pinglan area of Pulwama District. The injured man…

CASO Launched in Kulgam, Intense Clashes Erupt

March 12 Following a specific input about Militant movement, the Government Forces jointly launched a cordon and search operation in the Budroo area of Yaripora in South Kashmir's Kulgam district. On Tuesday morning, the forces including…

Another Pulwama Type Attack on Cards, Say Intelligence Agencies

March 11 Government forces have been alerted by intelligence agencies of another Pulwama-like attack in the Kashmir Valley, IndiaToday reported. According to the report intel agencies have also reported Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) has been…

Pulwama Family Identifies a Militant Killed in Tral Encounter

March 11 The family of Myser Ahmed Khan, An alleged key conspirator of the Pulwama has been identified by his family after being Killed in the Tral encounter, Sources told The Kashmiriyat. According to Sources, Mudasir Khan alias Mohammad…

Mudasir Reportedly Not Killed in Tral Encounter

March 11 The family of Myser Ahmed Khan, An alleged key conspirator of the Pulwama attack has said that he is not among the Militants Killed in the Tral encounter, Sources told The Kashmiriyat. According to Sources, Mudasir Khan alias…

Locals Try to March Towards Tral Encounter Site- Massive Clashes Erupt

March 10 Intense clashes erupted as hundreds of youth hit the streets of Pinglish and adjoining areas of Tral belt in South Kashmir's Pulwama District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that hundreds of youth hit the streets as soon as the…

Gunshots Heard During CASO in Shopian Area

March 09 Gunshots have been heard during a cordon and search operation at Heff area in Zainapora in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that 44 RR of Indian army and Jammu Kashmir Police had jointly launched…

CASO Launched in Shopian Areas

March 09 A cordon and search operation (CASO) has been launched by Government Forces in South Kashmir's Shopian District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that on Saturday morning, 44 RR of Indian Army, CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police jointly…