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The Pulwama district is a district in the Indian Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, located in the south of Srinagar. The district headquarters of Pulwama district are located in Pulwama city.
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Top JeM terrorist commander killed in Pulwama in Jammu and KashmirTop terrorist commander of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) Sham Sofi was killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, police said. Acting on specific inputs..
Union minister inaugurates development projects in J&K's PulwamaAs part of the Union Government's public outreach programme for Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs and Youth Affairs and Sports Nisith Pramanik on Sunday visited Pulwama..
Jammu and Kashmir encounter: One army soldier killed, 4 terrorists trapped in PulwamaAn army jawan was killed in an encounter with terrorists in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. The encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Hanjin..
BJP municipal chief killed in J&K terror attackTerrorists shot dead a BJP municipal committee chairperson from the Kashmiri Pandit community in the Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district late Wednesday, raising fears of a resurgence of..
2 Al-Badr terrorists killed in J&K encounterSecurity forces in Kashmir on Monday shot dead two Al-Badr terrorists who had refused to surrender after being cornered during a cordon-and-search operation in Srinagar's Khonmoh neighbourhood, IGP..
Encounter underway in Pulwama's Kakapora, three terrorists trapped
India & Pakistan must move beyond secret talks, resolve issues through open dialogue: Omar Abdullah Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a party function in Pulwama district in south Kashmir, Omar said his party has always maintained that the betterment of not only Jammu and Kashmir, but..
Pulwama twin encounter: Hizb trio killed in Tral, another gunfight starts in KakaporaThree Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were killed in an anti-terror operation in Tral belt of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday afternoon, while another gunfight broke out in the district’s..
Twelve civilians injured as terrorists lob grenade at security personnel in J&K's PulwamaTwelve civilians sustained injuries in a grenade attack by terrorists on a team of security force personnel in Pulwama district of J&K on Wednesday, police said. The injured were taken to a..
Two terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district
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J-K: Police inspector gunned down by terrorists in Anantnag's Bijbehara areaInspector Mohammad Ashraf Bhat was rushed to Bijbehara sub-district hospital, where doctors declared him dead on arrival, the police said. Bhat was currently posted at the Police Training Centre in..
J&K: CRPF jawan injured in grenade attack by terrorists in Pulwama's TralA search operation is underway to arrest the terrorists.
J&K: Encounter breaks out at Marwal in Pulwama; 2-3 terrorists believed to be trappedAn encounter started on Monday (September 14) night between security forces and terrorists in the Marwal village of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)'s Pulwama district, news agencies reported on Tuesday..
Civilian shot dead by militants in Pulwama: PoliceMilitants on Saturday shot dead a civilian in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. The ultras shot and critically injured Azaad Ahmad Dar at his residence in Dadoora-Kangan area of..
Two terrorist associates linked with JeM arrested in J-K's TralOn a specific input, a search operation was launched in Tral area of Pulwama district and two terror associates of proscribed outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed were arrested by Awantipora Police along with 42 RR..
Soldier killed in encounter with terrorists in J-K's Pulwama district
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J&K: Indian Army jawan martyred, terrorist slain in encounter at PulwamaSources said that during the cordon and search operation at Kamrazipora in Pulwama, a brief exchange of fire happened between terrorists and security forces.
A 10-year-old rapper winning hearts in KashmirA kid from Pulwama district of south Kashmir has won hearts in the union territory after his rapping videos went viral. At just 10, Arafat Mohideen Bhat has already stunned Jammu and Kashmir with his..
No resident of Srinagar active in terror ranks: Kashmir Zone PoliceYesterday two terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were gunned down in an encounter. The slain terrorists included Ishfaq Rashid Khan, resident of Srinagar, while the other was from the Pulwama..
Encounter underway between security forces, terrorists in PulwamaSecurity forces launched a cordon and search operation in Goosu village of Pulwama following information about presence of terrorists there, a police official said. He said the search operation turned..
One terrorist killed in encounter at J&K's PulwamaOne unidentified terrorist has been killed in the encounter that broke out in Pulwama's Goosu area on the early morning of Tuesday.
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CRPF man injured in Pulwama IED blast, another defused timelyA CRPF trooper was injured after terrorists detonated a low-intensity improvised explosive device (IED) in Gangoo village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday morning, moments after the..
Vigilant security forces avert another major incident in J&K's Pulwama; safely diffuse IEDA major incident was averted after an IED was recovered from the Gangoo area of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.
J&K: Encounter breaks out in Tral area in Pulwama districtPolice officials said that a joint team of police, 42 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), and Central Reserved Police Force (CRPF) launched a cordon and search operation on specific information gathered by the..
After eliminating 3 terrorists, J&K Police announces Hizbul wipeout in TralThe J&K Police has announced a complete wipeout of Hizbul Mujahideen in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district after security forces eliminated three “last surviving” HM terrorists in an..
CRPF man dies in Kashmir gunfight, 2 JeM terrorists killedA CRPF head constable and two Jaish-e-Muhammed terrorists, including a top commander of the outfit, were killed in an encounter in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday morning, IGP (Kashmir..
J&K: Terrorist gunned down in nocturnal operation in Pulwama's AwantiporaThe operation is underway
J&K: Three youths saved from joining terror ranks in Pulwama, motivators arrestedIn one such incident, Awantipora Police received information that youth of the Tral area of Pulwama is about to join the terrorist ranks, and police acted swiftly along with other security forces and..
IGP urges police to keep close watch on surrendered terrorists, OGWs in Jammu regionIn view of the recent killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo during an encounter in Pulwama district, a detailed briefing was given to the district SSPs especially of Doda, Kishtwar,..
Hizb’s India chief Naikoo killed in Pulwama shootoutOne of Kashmir's most-wanted terrorists, Hizbul Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo, was on Wednesday killed along with an aide in a five-hour gun battle with security forces at his native Baighpora in..
Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Riyaz Naikoo killed in Kashmir encounterRiyaz Naikoo, a top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist on the run for 8 years, was on Wednesday killed in an encounter in a village in Kashmir's Pulwama district, prompting authorities to suspend mobile..
Two terrorists, an associate killed in encounter with security forces in J&KTwo terrorists and a "hardcore" terrorist associate were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
J&K: Security forces gun down three terrorists in Pulwama districtA joint team of security forces gunned down three terrorists after a gunfight broke out in the Tral area of Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday evening.
3 terrorists killed in encounter with police in Jammu and Kashmir's TralThree terrorists were killed in an encounter in the Tral sub-district of Pulwama, according to the Kashmir Zone Police on Wednesday. "Awantipora: Police killed 3 terrorists in an encounter at Tral...
A year of Pulwama terror attack: What happened and how India respondedIt was around 3:00pm on this day, last year, around 40 CRPF personnel were killed when their convoy was targeted by the suicide bomber of Pakistan-backed Jaish-e-Mohammad in Pulwama district.
Encounter breaks out between terrorists, security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's PulwamaSecurity forces launched a cordon and search operation in Gulshanpora area of Tral in the south Kashmir district on Sunday morning after receiving specific intelligence about the presence of terrorists..
Don't venture inside encounter zones: Police asks people in KashmirThe Jammu and Kashmir Police has issued an advisory asking people in the valley not to venture inside encounter zones due to the danger posed by stray explosive materials. This advisory was issued a..
J&K: Terrorists set ablaze truck in Tral area of Pulwama districtNo casualties have been reported in the incident.
J&K: 3 JeM terrorists sent to 7-day custodyThree Jaish terrorists, who were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, were on Friday sent to seven-day police custody, officials said. Police identified the three as- Ubaid-ul-Islam of..
Jammu & Kashmir: Terrorist with links to LeT and Zakir Musa shot dead in Pulwama encounterAs per police record, the deceased, Shabir, was initially affiliated with proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and later on was a part of Zakir Musa's group.
J&K on alert after Pakistan shares input of possible 'IED attack' in KashmirAccording to a security official based in Srinagar, the information is regarding a possible IED attack in Pulwama near Awantipora.
J&K: 101 terrorists killed, 50 new recruits in 2019Officials said 101 terrorists - 23 foreigners and 78 locals - were killed in 2019 till May 31. Shopian accounted for a maximum of 25, including 16 local terrorists. Pulwama was second with killings of..