ARMY FIRING

  • J&K: NHRC seeks report from Army, local authorities over killing of youths in Budgam November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday sought reports from the Defence Ministry and local authorities in Jammu and Kashmir over the killing of two youths in Army firing in Budgam district two days back. The Commission issued separate notices to the Defence Ministry and Budgam Police about the...
  • J&K: Clashes continue between civilians, security forces for second day over death of teenagers in Army firing November 5, 2014

    Srinagar: Fierce clashes continued between locals and security personnel in the Nowgam area near Srinagar over the death of two civilians in Army firing. Grief-stricken relatives of the two young victims alleged they were killed at a checkpost without any provocation. The Indian Army says it opened fire at a car,...
  • Baramulla firing: Curfew continues in Kashmir Valley March 7, 2013

    Srinagar: Kashmir observed a shutdown for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday even as authorities continued curfew in several parts of the Valley to prevent deterioration of law and order in the wake of killing of a youth allegedly in Army firing in Baramulla. "Curfew remains in force in eight...
  • Clashes erupt in Pulwama after alleged army firing December 28, 2012

    Pulwama: Four civilians were allegedly injured in an army firing at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, sparking protests and clashes between civilians and the security forces on Wednesday. The locals say army personnel opened fire after a vehicle carrying injured soldiers to hospital got stuck in a traffic jam. The army...
  • 15 injured in Kashmir clashes February 25, 2009

    Srinagar: At least 15 people, including five policemen and a photojournalist, were injured in clashes here between locals, protesting the killing of two youths in Sopore, and security forces amid stringent restriction on the movement of people in the valley to prevent separatists from taking to the streets. ...