Vehicle-borne IED blast averted in Pulwama: Police
"The police were receiving inputs since a week that HM and JeM militants were planning to launch a big suicidal strike against security forces using car bomb. When the input matured on Wednesday, we developed it and nakas were placed in Pulwama by the security forces," Inspector-General of Police Kashmir, Vijay Kumar said.
J-K: Clashes erupt in Pulwama hours after Security Forces eliminated 3 JeM terrorists
Massive clashes erupt in the encounter site in Pulwama ...
J-K: 3 terrorists including top Jaish commander killed in Pulwama encounter
Three terrorists have been neutralised in the encounter that brok...
J-K: 2 Jaish terrorists holed up in Pulwama, search operation underway
An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Kangan area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday morning. I...
J&K: 2 soldiers injured in Pulwama terrorist attack
Two soldiers got injured in terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama area on May 21. Terrorists attacked a joint team of police and C...
Riyaz Naikoo encounter: Sporadic incidents of stonepelting in Pulwama
Although the Kashmir is under the third phase of coronavirus lockdown, additional security forces have been deployed in many sensitive and vulnerable areas of the valley for ensuring peace, the officials said.
IED-laden car used in Pulwama explosion had fake number plate of motorcycle
In-situ explosion of IED-laden car was carried out in Pulwama and a car was suspected of being loaded with explosive material on rear seat. ...
Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in J-K's Pulwama
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the south Kashmir district's Dangerpora in the wee hours of Saturday based on specific information about the presence of militants in the area, a police official said. When the forces were conducting searches in the area, the militants opened fire at them. An encounter ensued as the forces retaliated, he said.
J&K: 2 terrorists gunned down by security forces in Pulwama encounter
Two unidentified terrorists have been neutralized in the encounter between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir. The encounte...
Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander, Riyaz Naikoo, killed in South Kashmir village
The Jammu and Kashmir authorities have already snapped mobile internet services across the valley as a precautionary measure, in anticipation of a possible a law and order problem, police said, adding that there are strict restrictions on the movement of people.
Top Hizbul commander trapped in Kashmir village, two unidentified militants killed
Riyaz Naikoo, operational commander of the banned Hizbul Mujahideen, has been trapped in Beighbora village in Pulwama, officials said. A police spokesperson said earlier in the morning that a top terrorist commander along with an accomplice was trapped in an encounter but did not reveal his identity.
Riyaz Naikoo's encounter, successor and militancy in Kashmir
Riyaz Naikoo’s eight years long journey as a militant since 2012, came to an end in his native village, which by now had become used to frequent crackdowns and search operations. For past one year, locals claim the village was cordoned almost twice or thrice every month.
Naikoo encounter:Restrictions tightened across Kashmir to maintain law and order
They said while the government is strictly enforcing the COVID-19 lockdown, the additional restrictions were imposed on Friday to ensure that the day passes off peacefully.
‘Dr Saifullah’ of Wani gang may head Hizbul Mujahideen now
Riyaz Naikoo’s death has left a serious void at the top for HuM and possible successors being considered are "Dr Saifullah" or Abu Musaid, a resident of Malangpora in Pulwama, who was part of the Burhan Wani group of 12 terrorists, and Juniad Sehrai, chief of the Hurriyat’s Geelani faction who joined the terror group in 2018.
Timeline: Here's how security forces hunted Hizbul Commander Riyaz Naikoo
Top Hizbul Commander Riyaz Naikoo killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said on Wed...
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