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Shopian encounter

Two Army men, terrorist killed in encounter in J-K's Shopian

During the operation, the hiding terrorists opened fire at the security forces and in the ensuing encounter, two Army men were killed

19 Feb 2022 10:00 AM

3 militants killed in Shopian encounter

Thousands attended the funeral of Altaf Hussain who fell to the militants’ bullets while foiling an attempt on life of a local BJP leader

08 Oct 2020 12:43 PM

Indian Army optimistic about normalcy returning to Kashmir after yet another encounter

The number of suspected militants killed in Jammu and Kashmir this year has risen to 135.

19 Jun 2020 11:15 PM

Security forces kill four militants in Shopian

The operation turned into an encounter after the militants opened fired on personnel of a search party, who retaliated

08 Jun 2020 10:23 AM

J&K: Encounter underway in Shopian, two terrorists trapped

Two terrorists are reportedly trapped in the area. Firing has been stopped at present and a search is underway.

03 Dec 2018 9:53 AM


J&K: Two Al-Badar militants killed in Shopian encounter

Cordon and search operation launched by security forces in Rebban, Zainapora turned into encounter after militants fired upon them.

18 Nov 2018 1:21 PM

J&K: Two JeM militants, civilian killed in Shopian encounter

The search operation turned into an encounter after the militants opened fire on the security forces, who retaliated.

10 Jul 2018 3:04 PM

J&K: Prof who joined militants asked for 'forgiveness' in last call to family

Kashmir University professor Mohammad Rafi Bhat went missing on Friday, leaving his parents, friends, colleagues and students worried.

06 May 2018 6:27 PM

J&K encounter: After 5 terrorists, 5 civilians killed in clashes with forces

The five terrorists gunned down include Kashmir university professor and top Hizbul Mujahideen commander Saddam Padder.

06 May 2018 12:36 PM

J&K: Four terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian

Acting on information about the presence of militants in Zainapora area, security forces had launched a cordon and search operation.

06 May 2018 8:34 AM


2 militants killed in encounter in J&K; teenage boy dies in crossfire

Fighting broke out in Shopian’s Chaigund village after the security forces laid siege to it on learning about the presence of militants.

24 Jan 2018 9:33 PM

J&K: 2 jawans killed, 3 injured in Shopian encounter

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation on Sunday following information about presence of terrorists in Avneera village.

13 Aug 2017 10:25 AM

Army major, jawan killed in gunfight with terrorists in J&K's Shopian

During the search operation, the militants fired upon the party in which three army personnel were injured.

03 Aug 2017 9:22 AM

Operation called off in J&K’s Shopian as militants flee

The security forces, who entered the house around 9 AM on Saturday, did not find any militants.

04 Mar 2017 12:26 PM