Zeenat-ul-Islam, one of the longest-surviving leaders of new age militancy, joined Al-Badr in November last year, saying that other outfits were "doing well" and he wanted "to strength.. Firstpost - Published
Two terrorists including top Al-Badr commander Zeenat-ul-Islam have been killed in an encounter with security forces in the Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •DNA
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Katpora area in south Kashmir's Kulgam district last evening after receiving specific information about the presence of militants there, a.. IndiaTimes - Published
Special police officer (SPO) Adil Bashir Sheikh, who decamped with eight weapons from the residence of PDP MLA Aijaz Ahmad Mir on Friday, has formally joined the Hizbul Mujahideen. A photograph of Adil.. DNA - Published
On Friday, SPO Adil Bashir Sheikh fled with seven AK rifles and a pistol from the residence of PDP legislator Aijaz Ahmad Mir in Srinagar. Days after the decamp, Sheikh's pictures with Hizbul.. IndiaTimes - Published
Security forces have drawn a list of 17 most wanted terrorist commanders, whose elimination holds key for bringing about peace in the trouble-torn Kashmir Valley.
Lashkar-e-Tioba (LeT) tops the list.. DNA - Published
Security forces arrested two terrorists at a checkpoint in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district today, police said.
A joint check-post of Rajouri Police, 72 battalion of CRPF and Army (38 RR) was.. DNA - Published
The preliminary questioning of the four revealed they had come to Rajouri to collect money on the directions of Zeenat-ul-Islam, who took over as the leader of Hizbul Mujahideen after the killing of.. IndiaTimes - Published
Ten of the 13 militants killed over the weekend in a major offensive by the state police were from Shopian, an indication that security personnel have tightened their hold on the south Kashmir terror.. DNA - Published
The killing of 13 local militants in a single day on Sunday has dealt a serve blow to the Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Toiba outfits as it has the potential to weaken the local support structure for.. Deccan Herald - Published
Eight months after Lashkar-e-Toiba militants killed six policemen, Jammu and Kashmir police filed a charge sheet in the Anantnag sessions court.
Six cops, including Station House Officer of Achabal.. DNA - Published
The security forces footprint has considerably increased in Shopian district, considered the last bastion of militants operating in south Kashmir, with the Army establishing new camps and the CRPF.. Deccan Herald - Published
A Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander in Kashmir code named Khalid, who has been active since 2016 and is among the top five terror commanders, has been identified as the mastermind behind the BSF camp.. DNA - Published
After Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Abu Ismail was killed in an encounter in Kashmir on Thursday in a big boost for the security forces, Zeenat-ul-Islam has been appointed as the new leader of the terror.. India Today - Published
Taking cognizance of a video in which soldiers are seen disrespecting the bodies of militants killed in an encounter, the army said it would take suitable action.
"Suitable action would follow,".. Deccan Herald - Published
Security forces and Jammu and Kashmir Police have killed 102 terrorists till now this year, making it the highest number of killings in the January-July period in seven years, a police official said.. Deccan Herald - Published