According to Kashmir IG Vijay Kumar, "A councilor Riyaz Ahmad and one policeman Shafqat Ahmad had died in Sopore terrorist attack." Jammu and Kashmir Police said, "Terrorists fired at Municipal Office Sopore.
Fresh snowfall was reported from most parts of Kashmir, including Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, the officials said.
It takes you to unexpected places, into the homes of poets, playwrights and street performers; to a heartwarming Christmas service with the minuscule Christian community in Baramulla
Army troopers killed an intruder near the LoC at Dulanja in Uri in north Kashmir on Tuesday night, a police official said.
The attack took place at Singhpora in Pattan area of the district, police said.
"Medium danger avalanche warning has been issued for higher reaches of Kishtwar, Kupwara and Bandipora districts," an official of the disaster management department said.
The officials said SI Rakesh Doval deployed at the BSF artillery battery at the LoC in Baramulla was killed after he sustained head injury in the firing around 1315 hours.
"About 11,000 candidates had initially applied and gone through the physical tests. Out of these, 5,151 male and 438 female shortlisted candidates have appeared for the written test today."
The search operation was launched after the movement of suspicious persons was detected along the LoC in Rampur sector on Monday.
The ultras lobbed a grenade on the convoy, which was on its way to Srinagar, at Azadgunj in Baramulla town.
"The two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers who were injured in the Baramulla attack today have succumbed to injuries," said Vijay Kumar, Inspector-General, Jammu and Kashmir Police.
"The restrictions in the country after May 3 should not be seen as "lockdown 3.0" but as "easing 2.0."
There are 270 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir.
New Delhi: Train services in the Kashmir Valley, which were disrupted since August 3 ahead of the abrogation of provisions of Article 370, will...
The new map surprisingly includes three districts -- Muzaffarabad, Punch and Mirpur -- which are under Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).
The attack is being seen as an attempt to disturb the peace and tranquillity in the region as it returns to normalcy after the abrogation of Article 370
Ever since the decision, the state administration of Jammu and Kashmir has been trying to schedule several sports-based activities in the region to promote all-round development of the youth.
"This is completely fabricated and incorrect. There have been a few stray protests in Srinagar/Baramulla, and none involved a crowd of more than 20 people,"