Security forces recovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on September 10. IED was recovered in Watergam village, Chatloora Rafiabad area of Baramulla district. More details are awaited in this regard.
Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha inaugurated Police Premier League (PPL) T-20 cricket tournament in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar. Director General of Police (DGP) of J-K, Dilbag Singh was also present in the event. 16 teams from Srinagar are participating in the tournament. "16 teams from Srinagar are participating in it. We want youth and children to have some relaxed and healthy moments," DGP said.
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said that he was not against the operations being carried out by security forces in the valley but against the loss of innocent lives during those operations. "The Army has agreed that the three persons who were killed in Shopian were killed by mistake and the government should provide a huge compensation in this case," Abdullah said. Yesterday, Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane had said that the investigation into the Amshipora case will be conducted with utmost fairness and will be taken to their logical conclusion. Meanwhile, the Army said that the inquiry ordered by the Army authorites into Operation Amshipora has concluded adding that during the operation, powers vested under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) 1990 were exceeded.
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Terrorists attempted a grenade attack on an Army convoy in Jammu and Kashmir. The incident occurred at Baramulla's Azadganj bridge. The grenade missed its target and exploded on the road instead. However, at least 5 people were injured, with 2 seriously hurt. The latter were admitted to a hospital in Srinagar. The market where the blast took place had opened after a 6-day local lockdown, necessitated by the Covid-19 pandemic. This was the second such incident in a span of 24 hours. The first attack was in Sopore on August 30. The grenade in Baramulla was possibly thrown from an old hospital building. Watch the full video for more.
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In a major success for security forces, 2 terrorists belonging to the Lashkar-E-Toiba were gunned down in Handwara. A substantial amount of arms and ammunitions, including 2 AK-47s were also seized after the encounter. The two slain terrorists have been identified as lashkar commander Naseer-u-din Lone and Pakistani terrorist Danish. Naseer was reportedly involved in the killing of three CRPF jawans at Sopore on April 18 and another three CRPF jawans at Handwara on May 4 this year. An AK-47 rifle, which was snatched from a CRPF jawan after the attack on May 4, was recovered from him. The encounter at Ganipora Kralgund area of Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district started after security forces cordoned off the area and launched a search operation. Jammu and Kashmir police chief said that the killing of Danish was also a big success for the security forces. The encounter was the second such operation on Wednesday. Earlier in the day, security forces killed two militants in Shopian district in south Kashmir. Watch the full video for all the details.
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Security forces detected an improvised explosive device in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla. A joint patrolling party of security forces detected the IED in Dangiwacha. The IED was concealed in a sand bag..
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