Jammu and Kashmir saw 63.93% decrease in militant incidents in 2020

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The Home Ministry of India has released figures on the militant incidents in Jammu and Kashmir after the removal of special state status. The Ministry of Home Affairs says that in comparison to 2019, militant incidents have reduced in 2020. ALSO READ: Switching From Whatsapp To Signal? These 5 Tips And Tricks Will Be Useful On … Read more

Active number of militants less than 200 in J&K: Defence Ministry

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The Union Ministry of Defence Wednesday revealed that the number of active militants in J&K have come down to less than 200 while as local militant recruitment and streets protests have shown a significant dip in the past two years. In its Year End Report-2020, the Ministry of Defence, as per news agency—Kashmir News Observer … Read more

Srinagar: Questions raised on army encounter, Families say ‘our sons’ students, not militants’

In Srinagar, Army and Police had recently claimed to have killed three militants in an encounter with security forces. The army claims that these people were planning to attack the security forces on National highway. However the relatives of the killed youth have called this encounter a fake. Family members said that their children had nothing to … Read more

In past 30 years, over 500 PSOs among 1700 policemen killed in J&K

Majority of PSOs lost lives while protecting protected persons, say police officials, Fresh security advisory for PSOs on cards Over 1700 policemen including 508 Personal Security Officers (PSOs) protecting politicians of various political parties in the past 30 years of strife in Kashmir, reveal official figures available with Jammu and Kashmir. A senior police official … Read more

211 militants killed in Kashmir in 11 months, 47 arrested alive

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211 militants have been killed in 11 months this year in Jammu and Kashmir. It includes two operational commanders of Hizbul as well as Jaish Chief and AGH Chief.  According to the figures, last year it was 152, this year the security forces are still far ahead in killing about 60 militants. Even though Corona … Read more

Kashmir Police prevents two youths from joining terror ranks

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Police in Ganderbal have apprehended two youths who have been mislead to join terror ranks. The youths were counselled and handed over to parents. Based on credible input about joining of two youths in terror ranks, Ganderbal Police on the basis of technical  inputs immediately swung into action and apprehended both the youths of Wussan … Read more

NIA Files Charge-sheet Against 6 Accused in Handwara militancy Case

National Investigation Agency on Saturday filed Charge-sheet against 6 accused in Narco- militancy related case in special court here in Jammu. The NIA said that it today filed Charge-sheet against 6 accused in RC-03/2020/NIA/JMU under sections 8, 21, 25 and 29 of NDPS Act, 1985, section 120B of IPC and sections 17, 38 and 40 … Read more

Nagrota encounter: 4 militants killed, truck driver escapes: IGP Jammu

Four militants have been killed in an encounter between security forces and militants in Nagrota, Jammu and Kashmir. Two security personnel are also reported to be injured in this incident. Jammu and Kashmir police gave the initial information about this encounter through a tweet. According to the police, police, CRPF and Indian Army were involved in … Read more

200 militants active in J&K, 60 in north Kashmir

Around 200 militants are active as of now in Jammu and Kashmir of which 60 militants are active in northern districts of Kashmir, majority of whom are foreigners, army said on Tuesday. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of the final football match at SK Stadium Bandipora, General officer Commanding (GoC) Kilo Force Major General … Read more

Centre designates 18 Pakistan-based militants as ‘individual militants’

The Centre, on Tuesday, designated 18 Pakistan-based militants or associates as ‘individual militants’, including those involved in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, the 26/11 Mumbai attack, the 2019 Pulwama bombing, the 2016 Pathankot IAF base attack, the 1999 IC-814 Indian Airlines hijacking, Indian Mujahideen attacks, and  incidents in Jammu and Kashmir over the years, people … Read more