Town in Jammu and Kashmir, India
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Shopian or Shupiyan, known as Shupyan in Kashmiri, is an administrative division of the Shopian district, located in southern part of Kashmir Valley, of Jammu and Kashmir, India.Shopian is also called the apple town of Kashmir, as majority of the population engages in apple growing practices which also provides employment to more than 60% of the population.
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J&K: Top LeT commander among two terrorists killed in Shopian encounterTwo terrorists, including a top commander of the proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, an official said on Monday...
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Militant found dead in lake in KashmirA local militant, hailing from Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, was found dead in Anchar lake here on Sunday evening, officials said. Locals spotted a body in Anchar lake, an area falling under..
Jammu, Ganderbal and Shopian achieve milestone of 100% vaccination for people aged above 45
Encounter underway between security forces, terrorists in Shopian
Shopian breaks taboo, gets all 45+ vaccinated“The entire administration worked with the health department. Auqaf committees (mosque administrators) were roped in to motivate people. BLOs, Anganwadi workers were deployed for a house-to-house..
Shopian leverages religious influencers, booth data to get all 45+ vaccinated
IED blast in Shopian; no collateral damage
Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces detect, neutralise IED in ShopianMilitants on Sunday triggered a low-intensity blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district although no damage was caused by the explosion.
Three terrorists killed, one surrenders in encounter with security forces in J&K's ShopianThe security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Kanigam area of the South Kashmir district during the night following information.
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J&K: Encounter breaks out in Shopian, 2-3 terrorists trappedAn encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.
Terrorists misused mosques for attacks in J&K's Pampore, Sopore and Shopian: IGP Kashmir"Terrorists misused mosques for terror attacks in Pampore on June 19, 2020, Sopore on July 1, 2020, and Shopian on April 9, 2021. Public, Masjid Intizamia, civil societies and media should condemn such..
Four terrorists killed in encounters in Anantnag and Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir
Four terrorists killed in encounters in J&KFour terrorists, including those responsible for the killing of an Army man in Anantnag district, were killed in two overnight encounters with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, police..
Jammu and Kashmir: Three terrorists killed, two armymen injured in Shopian encounterA police official said that two army soldiers were injured in an ongoing operation and have been shifted to hospital for treatment.
Hizbul militant among two killed in J&K encounterA Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militant, who had gone to Pakistan for arms training and returned last week, was among the two ultras killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian on Saturday, police..
Two militants killed in encounter in J&K's ShopianTwo unidentified militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, Police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in..
Three terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, operation underwaySources said that the encounter between the unidentified terrorists and security forces broke out at around 2 AM at the Manihal area of Shopian.
J&K: Shopian encounter enters 3rd day as fresh firing breaks outEarlier in the day, Inspector General of Police Kashmir zone Vijay Kumar said the security forces achieved a major breakthrough by eliminating a top commander of Jaish who was operating under the nom..
J&K: Two JeM terrorists including commander Sajjad Afghani killed in Shopian encounter
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Terrorist killed in Shopian encounter, stone-pelters try to disrupt op
Two cops gunned down in Srinagar, Al-Badr trio slain in Shopian
Apni Party bags Srinagar & Shopian, eyes 10 more DDCsAltaf Bukhari’s Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP) has bagged Srinagar and Shopian district development councils and is leaving no stones unturned to secure majority of the 10 DDCs in Kashmir. Its..
Shopian encounter: Police chargesheet says Army captain, 2 others attempted to destroy evidenceThe case relates to the July 18, 2020 encounter in Shopian's Amshipura in which three youths were killed and dubbed as terrorists. Later, the Army ordered a Court of Inquiry after reports appeared on..
J&K police charge three army officials in Shopian fake encounter caseThe Jammu and Kashmir police produced a challan as per the details collected by a special investigation team constituted to investigate the case.
Al-Badr duo killed in Shopian encounter
Two Al-Badr terrorists killed in Shopian encounter, operation underwayTwo terrorists affiliated with Al-Badr outfit were neutralised in an encounter in the Kanigam area of Shopian, said Dilbag Singh, Director General of Police (DGP), Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday...
Encounter between terrorists, security forces in J&K's ShopianAn encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Kanigam area of..
Court martial of Army men likely in Shopian fake encounter case
Army completes Summary of Evidence in Shopian encounter; court martial of its 2 men possible
Encounter in J&K's Shopian, two terrorists killedTwo unidentified terrorists were on Tuesday killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
Two terrorists killed by security forces in operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian
Lens on J&K schools ‘motivating kids to become terrorists’: DGPSome schools-cum-religious education-centres in Shopian and Pulwama are under the watch of intelligence agencies and Jammu & Kashmir police for allegedly using the facade of formal education to..
Two terrorists slain in Shopian encounter
After alumni found in various terror groups, Shopian school comes under radarA religious school in Shopian district of South Kashmir has come under the scanner of investigating agencies after 13 of its students were found to have joined terror groups, officials said here.The..
Three civilians hold key to Shopian probe in which two army men face inquiry
Shopian 'fake' encounter: Army hopes Summary of Evidence will take case to next level"We have already shared the basic information (in the case) that the initial court of inquiry has been concluded and we have seen some wrongs committed. On the basis of that, we have ordered the..
Shopian encounter: J&K LG meets families of 3 youths, assures them of ‘justice’