Hizbul Mujahideen

  • Timeline of attack on CRPF camp in Srinagar March 13, 2013

    Srinagar: A deadly terror attack in the heart of Srinagar, the first in almost three years, has caught the security establishments unawares and left the government groping for answers as it already faces flak over Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging. Here is the timeline of the attack, which left five...
  • Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen behind attack on CRPF camp March 13, 2013

    Srinagar: Terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the heart of Srinagar, which left five CRPF personnel dead and seven injured. Two terrorists, who were part of a fidayeen squad that carried out the attack were also killed in...
  • Delhi HC blast accused killed in encounter December 20, 2012

    Jammu: Top HizbulMujahideen commander Chota Hafiz, an accused in the 2011 Delhi High Court blast, was on Thursday killed in an encounter with security forces in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir. Hafiz, prime accused in the blast which claimed 15 lives, was killed in a joint operation of Special...
  • Hizbul, Lashkar present in J&K, says Home Minister December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Hizbul Mujahideen and LashkareToiba continue to be the dominant militant groups in some areas of Jammu and Kashmir and the issue was also taken up with Pakistan, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde told a Parliamentary panel. Addressing the Consultative Committee of Members of Parliament attached to the Home Ministry that...
  • J&K: Sarpanchs receive fresh threats from Hizbul November 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Village heads in Jammu and Kashmir have put the state government on a 24hourdeadline to provide them with special security after Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed SalahudDin issued a fresh threat against them on Friday. The dreaded militant allegedly said that village heads will be attacked if they didn't quit...
  • J&K: Three terrorists arrested for threatening sarpanchs October 23, 2012

    Srinagar: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists have been arrested from Kulgam in Kashmir for allegedly threatening village sarpanchs. They were being questioned for further role in spreading panic among sarpanchs in south Kashmir. Kashmir saw a flurry of protests by sarpanchs in September 2012. The sarpanchs demanded gun licenses to protect themselves...
  • Delhi HC blast: Court to frame charges today September 18, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is expected to frame charges against the prime accused in the September 2011 Delhi High Court blast case on Tuesday. Wasim Malik was arrested a few days after the deadly blast ripped through gate number 5 of the complex on September 7, killing 15 and...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Militantcop nexus busted June 20, 2012

    Srinagar: In a major embarrassment for the Jammu and Kashmir police, four of its undercover cops have been arrested for allegedly working with militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen. They even allegedly carried out attacks on security forces the latest such incident was in Khanyaar where seven CRPF personnel were injured....
  • J&K: Top Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed May 26, 2012

    Ramban: A top Hizbul Mujahideen militant was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district, police said on Saturday. Ghulam Qadir alias TohidulIslam, a selfstyled Hizbul commander, was killed in Bhimdasa area in Ramban in a joint operation by police and Army on Friday night. An AK56...
  • J&K: Poster asks surrendered terrorists to join back May 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Terrorist outfit Hizbul Mujahideen has reportedly put up a poster in the Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir urging the surrendered terrorists to join back to fight for the 'Kashmir' cause. It also issued threats to its overground workers to "return the money of the outfit which they have...
  • J&K: Hizbul militants escape custody, rearrested March 30, 2012

    Jammu: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants, arrested for an assassination bid on a Congress MP, escaped from police custody on Wednesday night but have been rearrested, police said on Thursday. Inspector General of Police (Jammu zone) Dilbag Singh told media late on Thursday evening that several police parties were pressed into service...
  • Militancy dropped by 50 pc in 2012: J&K Police March 22, 2012

    Jammu: While conceding that Pakistanbased terror outfits like LashkareTaiba and Hizbul Mujahideen were still operating in Jammu and Kashmir, state police on Thursday said there has been a drop of 50 per cent in terrorists violence in first three months of the year. "This year we have 50 per cent drop...
  • Delhi HC bombing: NIA detains one person February 21, 2012

    Jammu/New Delhi: One person has been detained by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with the Delhi High Court bombing last year. The person identified as Mohammed Ayub had figured during the interrogation of Wasim Akram, a medical student who is being touted as the main accused in the case...
  • Delhi blast: NIA on the lookout for 3 suspects October 25, 2011

    Jammu: Stepping up efforts to track down three suspects in the Delhi High Court blast case, the National Investigating Agency on Tuesday, issued public notices about the accused along with their photographs and announced a Rs 10lakh reward to anyone giving information about them. The agency published 'wanted' notices for...
  • J&K: 2 militants killed, 1 arrested in encounter October 13, 2011

    Srinagar: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were on Wednesday shot dead and another arrested by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal district. Acting on a tipoff, a joint team of police and Rashtriya Rifles launched a search operation in the forest area of Gutli Bagh, 30 km...
  • Hindu Commander of Hizbul Killed in Jammu July 27, 2011

    Jammu: The Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district has been identified as Subash alias Wasif, a Hindu member of the militant group, an army spokesperson said on Wednesday. Police had said on Tuesday that the Hizbul commander killed after a gunfight in the forests of Kishtwar, about...
  • 2 terrorists arrested in Himachal December 15, 2010

    Shimla: Two suspected Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, masquerading as labourers, were arrested by the Himachal Pradesh Police in Kotla area in Kangra district of the hill state in the wee hours today. The two, hailing from Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, were identified...
  • Pakistani Hizbul terrorist arrested in Delhi November 15, 2010

    New Delhi: A Pakistani national, suspected to be a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist, has been arrested after a gunbattle in South Delhi, police said. The suspected terrorist identified as Abdullah Inqulabi was arrested by Delhi Police's antiterror wing Special Cell on Sunday night from near IIT campus. He has been a divisional...
  • Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter October 6, 2010

    Srinagar Security forces on Tuesday night shot dead two Hizbul Mujahideen militants including a selfstyled divisional commander of the outfit during an encounter in Mahore area of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said here. "Police and CRPF today (Tuesday) eliminated two militants of Hizbul Mujahideen in an encounter in...
  • Pak terror groups behind Kashmir mob violence July 9, 2010

    Srinagar: Pakistanbased terror groups are busy fomenting trouble in the Kashmir Valley and are behind the recent incidents of stone pelting by mobs even as curfew was relaxed in parts of uptown Srinagar including Barzalla, Sanatnagar and Rawalpora areas of the city on Friday. After LashkareToiba another terror organisation, Hizbul Mujahideen,...
  • South Indian youths being trained by LeT in PoK June 21, 2010

    New Delhi: Kerala Police claim to be on the trail of a major terror network following the arrest of Hizbul Mujahideen member Muhammad Ashraf. Police sources claim that many South Indian boys between the ages of 16 and 25 are being trained in Pakistan occupied Kashmir under the supervision of LashkareToiba...
  • 1 Hizb terrorist escapes, 1 killed in Kashmir village January 12, 2010

    Srinagar: One Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist managed to escape while another was killed following a gunfight with security forces that had started on Monday evening in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said on Tuesday. "The encounter has ended. One militant was killed during the operation," a police officer said while...
  • Wild bear kills two Hizbul terrorists in Kashmir November 3, 2009

    Srinagar: A wild bear mauled to death two terrorists of the Hizbul Mujahideen outfit in a south Kashmir forest on Monday, officials said. A spokesman of the army said a wild bear entered the forest hideout of the separatist terrorists and killed two of them in Kulgam district. "The bear entered...
  • Three terrorists killed in Kashmir gun battle October 26, 2009

    Srinagar: Security forces gunned down three terrorists, including a senior commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen outfit, in a south Kashmir gun battle on Monday, police said. Divisional commander of the outfit Saqib, of Doda in Jammu division, was killed along with his two associates, Ishfaq and Riyaz, in a fierce...
  • JK: Armymen killed in 24hr long gunbattle September 24, 2009

    Srinagar: The gunbattle between security forces and terrorists in Bandipora district of north Kashmir ended on Wednesday. An Army jajor, a jawan and two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were killed in the gunbattle, said defence sources. Four Army personnel were also injured in the gunbattle. Major JS Suri and the jawan in the...
  • Hizbul commander killed in JK gunbattle August 17, 2009

    Jammu: A commander of terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, Altaf Hussain, was killed in a shootout with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district on Monday morning, police said. A police spokesman said that security forces, after receiving a tipoff, raided the militant's hideout in Mahore area. Hussain is said to...
  • Delhi Police out to smash Hizbul sleeper cells August 12, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi police has formed special crack teams to smash Hizbul Mujahideen sleeper cells, now active in the national Capital, as revealed during interrogation of two alleged terrorists. Police sources on Tuesday said the interrogation of two alleged Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists Javed Ahmed Tantray (35) and Ashiq Ali...
  • Arrested Hizbul men trained in Pak: Police August 7, 2009

    New Delhi: Two suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militants, who were arrested in the city last night, had undergone training in terror camps in Pakistan and had been told to carry out strikes in the National Capital, police sources said on Friday. They also said that the alleged terrorists hailed from Kupwara in...
  • Two suspected terrorists held in Delhi August 7, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Special Cell on Thursday night arrested two suspected Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists. The two alleged HizbulMujahideen terrorists, Javed Ahmad and Ashiq Ali, were arrested when they were in a Santro car near the Chandni Chowk area. Two AK47 rifles, four cartridges, 120 rounds of ammunition and two hand grenades...
  • 2 Hizbul militants killed in Jammu gunbattle January 25, 2009

    Jammu: Two militants of the Hizbul Mujahideen outfit were killed by the army in a "surgical operation" in the mountainous forests of Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district Sunday, officials said. The gunbattle took place in the forests of Sher Bibi near Banihal in Ramban district overlooking the vital JammuSrinagar national highway...