Sopore

  • Kashmir tense after firing by security forces kills one 15-03-2014 02:27 PM

    Srinagar: Authorities in Kashmir moved quickly to impose strict restrictions in parts of Srinagar and areas neighbouring Sumbal town where a youth was allegedly shot by security forces after protests raged in the area post Friday prayers. More than two persons were wounded in the incident. On Saturday morning, police...
  • J&K: Student shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Sopore 22-02-2014 11:59 AM

    Srinagar: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a 25-year-old boy in Sopore town of north Kashmir on Friday evening. Waseem Mehraj Malla was shot at from close range by gunmen outside his house in Krankishivan area of Sopore. He was rushed to a nearby hospital in a critical condition but was declared...
  • J&K: 1 terrorist killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore 16-02-2014 09:30 AM

    Srinagar: One terrorist has been killed in an encounter with security forces on Sunday in Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir. The gun battle took place in the morning and is over now. Police sources have said that he was a top member of Hizbul Mujahideen. However, the security forces suspect...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Three terrorists killed in encounter in Sopore 13-01-2014 02:41 PM

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were killed today in an encounter with security forces in the Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir. The gun battle, which began around 2.00 pm in the Dangerpora area of Sopore district, lasted three hours. A search operation is underway in the area. The Indian troops today...
  • J&K: One policeman killed in encounter with terrorists 07-01-2014 11:34 AM

    Srinagar: One police officer was killed and three others injured during a fierce encounter between a group of terrorists and security forces at Chanakhan area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir. State Inspector General of Police AG Mir said a police team, assisted by army personnel, went to search an...
  • Hizbul Mujahideen guerrilla commander arrested in Kashmir 06-10-2013 12:16 AM

    A top guerrilla commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen involved in killings of two policemen and a civilian besides carrying out other terror attacks in the Kashmir Valley has been arrested, a police officer said on Saturday. Deputy Inspector General (North Kashmir range) JP Singh told reporters in north Kashmir's Sopore...
  • J&K: 22-year-old man shot dead by terrorists 25-09-2013 02:02 PM

    Terrorists shot dead a 22-year-old man in Sopore township of Baramulla district near Srinagar, police said on Wednesday. The ultras dragged Mohammad Iqbal Khan out of his house in Bomai village of Sopore town, 55 kms from Srinagar, on Tuesday night and shot at him from close range, police said....
  • J&K: 2 LeT terrorists arrested two days ahead of Zubin Mehta's concert 06-09-2013 01:48 PM

    Police have arrested two Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists from this summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, two days ahead of the high profile music concert featuring world renowned orchestra conductor Zubin Mehta. The terrorists were arrested from Chanapora locality of Srinagar during the intervening night of September 4 and 5, police sources...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Two policemen injured in terrorist attack 01-09-2013 11:16 PM

    Srinagar: Two policemen were injured in a grenade attack by suspected militants on a police station in Sopore, police said. Two special police officers - Mehrajuddin and Tarik Hussain - were injured in a grenade attack at Tarzoo police station in Sopore area of the district, 55 km from here,...
  • J&K: Sarpanch shot at in a village in Sopore 26-07-2013 03:37 PM

    Srinagar: A sarpanch was shot at in a village in Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. Sarpanch Khazir Mohammed Parray was fired upon while coming out of a mosque. He has been taken to a hospital in Srinagar and police sources say he's in a critical condition. The sarpanch...
  • J&K: Terrorists carry out grenade attack in Sopore 28-06-2013 12:42 PM

    Srinagar: Terrorists carried out a grenade attack on a CRPF bunker in Sopore in Kashmir on Friday. The attack comes just two days after terrorists targetted an Army convoy in Bemina in Kashmir, killing eight soldiers. The grenade missed the intended target and exploded on the road, an official said....
  • J&K: Terrorists kill 4 policemen in Sopore, Srinagar 26-04-2013 07:09 PM

    Srinagar: In a major strike, terrorists on Friday killed four policemen in Sopore area of Baramulla district in North Kashmir. Terrorists opened indiscriminate fire on a police team near Haigam, 65 kms from Srinagar, on Sopore-Kupwara road on Friday evening, Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Abdul Gani Mir told PTI....
  • J&K: Top LeT commander arrested in Sopore 18-04-2013 07:51 PM

    Srinagar: A top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander was apprehended in Sopore, Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday evening by a joint team of the Indian Army and the police. According to the police, Fahdullah is the chief operating officer of LeT in north Kashmir and belongs to Multan. The security forces also...