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Srinagar: Three terrorists, a soldier and a civilian were killed on Thursday in three separate incidents in the Kashmir Valley, officials said. A local commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit, Asif Malik alias Abu Ukasha, and a soldier were killed in a gunfight in Gasigund village in Dooru area of Anantnag district. ALSO READ: SC strikes down …

Kolkata: A soldier has died here of suspected Nipah virus infection, a Defence spokesman said here on Wednesday. Seenu Prasad, who hails from Kerala and posted at the Eastern Command headquarters Fort William, was admitted to the Command Hospital here on May 20 and passed away on May 25, the spokesman said. Prasad had been …

Srinagar: Reviving memories of the killing of Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz, terrorists killed a killed a young Kashmiri soldier on leave in south Kashmir Shopian district on Saturday. Sepoy Irfan Ahmad Dar, 23, a resident of Senzen village in Shopian, was a serving soldier. He was posted in a Territorial Army unit in Bandipora district, said …

Srinagar: A soldier was martyred while three Pakistani terrorists were killed on Tuesday in two separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Police said the terrorists belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were killed in a battle with security forces in Magam area. “The operation against the terrorists in Magam area has ended but another gunfight …

Srinagar: A soldier shot himself dead with his service rifle on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district. The soldier, who killed himself in Pahalgam area, has been identified as Narendra R, of Karnataka, police said. “An FIR has been registered in the incident,” a police officer said. Also read: IAF marks 85th anniversary; PM Modi, …

Jammu: An Indian soldier was killed and another was injured in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) Friday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Jammu district, defence sources said. According to the sources, Pakistan army violated ceasefire by resorting to unprovked firing across the LoC in Chhamb sector at 6.05 p.m. “One soldier identified as …

Srinagar: Two Indian soldiers were martyred on Tuesday as the Pakistan Army resorted to heavy shelling and firing along several areas of the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir, leading authorities to shut down schools and ask civilians to move to safer places in Rajouri district. After pounding Indian positions with heavy shelling and firing on the …

Srinagar: An Indian Army jawan on Thursday went missing from north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Soldier named Zahoor Ahmad Thakur is suspected to have joined hands with terror group Hizbul Mujahideen, said police. He was last seen along with an AK-47 rifle in his camp in Gantmulla area. “Zahoor belongs to Pulwama district. A search operation …