J&K Police

Srinagar: Two terrorists were killed in a gunfight with the security forces on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police said. The body of the second terrorist was recovered from the encounter site in Parray Mohalla of Hajin area where searches were continuing after the exchange of fire stopped. Earlier reports said the second …

Srinagar: A middle rung police officer and a terrorist were killed on Friday in a gunfight in summer capital Srinagar, police said. Terrorists attacked a police checking party at Zakura on the outskirts of Srinagar city in the evening. “Sub-Inspector of Police Imran Tak was critically injured in this encounter. He later succumbed to injuries,” the …

Srinagar: Majid Khan, a young footballer from south Kashmir who joined terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba over a week ago, has surrendered before the police after coming across the emotional video of his teary-eyed mother. The development was confirmed by Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday. The news was welcomed, with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti tweeting, “A mother’s …

Srinagar: Two militants were knocked down in a gunfight which broke out after they attacked on a police team in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Police sources said the terrorists staged the attack in Rajwar area. Once the ‘encounter’ started, additional reinforcements were rushed to the spot, the sources said. Also Read: Two troopers of 18 Assam Rifles …

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Monday that surrenders by local militants will be accepted even if these are made during gun battles with security forces. Addressing the media with officials of the Army and the CRPF, Inspector General of Police Munir Khan said: “We again appeal to local militants to surrender and start …

Srinagar: A Special Police Officer (SPO) on Sunday set a perfect example of alertness by throwing back a grenade hurled by militants from inside a security force vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore town. With his heroic act, he saved the lives of over 15 colleagues. Also Read: Protest turns uglier in BHU; police baton-charge; students torch …

Srinagar: In a major success, Jammu and Kashmir police on Sunday arrested three accused Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorists who were behind the Amarnath yatra attack. Police also confirmed that the attack was carried out by the LeT. Addressing a media conference, Inspector General of Police, Kashmir Zone, Munir Ahmad Khan, said that the July 10 terror …

Srinagar: Describing the killing of Pakistani terrorist Abu Dujana as “good riddance to a nuisance”, the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said that operations against all guerrillas will continue irrespective of civilian protests. Addressing the media with Lt Gen J.S. Sandhu, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Army’s 15th Corps, Inspector General of Police …