SHOPIAN :Cordon and search operation launched in by government forces in about 8 villages of Shopian district after receiving inputs about the presence of the militants in the area. Official sources said that on specific information 8 villages of Shopian district which include chatripora, Vehil, nowgam, panduchan, kapran, rey kapran, dangam,wangam and its adjacent areas has been cordoned off in joint.
SRINAGAR | (PTK): Police on Monday claimed to have busted a militant hideout in Chandergair village of Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. A source said that a cordon-and-search-operation was launched by a joint team of forces around 10:30 pm last night. The operation was launched on the on the disclosure of a youth, namely Rayees Ahmad Baba, a resident of Bon-Mohalla.
SRINAGAR 17/DEC(PTK): Hundreds of vehicles were stranded on Magam Gulmarg highway due to traffic jam from couple of months regular traffic jam irks passengers. Many complaints that they fail to reach their offices in time.
Transporters say that shopkeepers have occupied parts of the roads and completely taken over pavements on the highway in Magam.
Director Tourism flags off Snow Shoe, Skiing events SRINAGAR, DECEMBER 17: The winter sports event organised by Department of Tourism started at Gulmarg with the Snow Shoe run and skiing. Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off the run near ski shop in Gulmarg and the athletes ran 7km on the beaten track. The event was organised by Snowshoe Federation of India in collaboration.
Nadeem Yousuf/PTK Cordon was launched by 19 RR JKPOLICE and 164 CRPF after recieving The inputs about the Presence on Millitants All routes are sealed.Meanwhile cordon was called off when this report was filed. More details awaited
SRINAGAR | DEC 17 (PTK): Army today said that Asif Iqbal was killed in the crossfire. Giving details, an army official said based on information of presence of militants in Thindpura village, army placed ambushes to maintain surveillance over the area on night 16/17 December. “At around 2255h, ambush party observed the suspicious movement of three persons near nallah in Thindpura.
SRINAGAR DEC 17 (PTK): In reference to the incident occurred at Kupwara in which one civilian identified as Asif Iqbal Bhat son of Mohammad Iqbal resident of Thandipora was killed at Thandipora in the jurisdiction of Police Station Kralpora. Kupwara police has lodged an FIR in Police Station Kralpora and investigation has been started. Police and civil administration will provide.
SRINAGAR DEC 17 (PTK): Speaker Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta today announced Rs 15 lakh for multiple development works in Channi Himmat area. Kavinder Gupta announced this while addressing a public meet in the area. He said that various essential works including that for upgradation of link roads, construction of drains, installation of electrical poles and beautification of.
SRINAGAR, DEC 17 (PTK): Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq strongly condemned and expressed deep grief at the brutal killing of 28-year-old Sumo driver Asif Iqbal of Thundipora, Kupwara at the hands of Indian armed forces ,while ferrying a patient to the nearby hospital. In a statement Mirwaiz said that Indian forces, laced with unbridled powers and impunity under the cover of black laws.
SRINAGAR DEC 17 (PTK): Strongly condemning the killing of an innocent civilian Asif Iqbal at Thandi Pora Kupwara, by the government forces, Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani, said that it is very unfortunate and blamed state administration, police and occupational forces for these brutal killings. In a telephonic address to mourners, Geelani condemned the killing of Zahid Ahmad Bhat,.