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Zakir musa

J&K DG: Qaeda offshoot wiped out from Kashmir

The two other slain militants were identified by as Naveed Ahmed Tak and Junaid Rashid Bhat.

24 Oct 2019 1:46 AM

Number of locals joining terrorism slumps reduced to half: J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh

According to police, there are around 275 active terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir including around 100-125 foreign terrorists.

29 May 2019 2:48 PM

Minor critical after protests erupt in Kashmir; locals blame Army

There were protests in Budgam outside the Rashtriya Rifle camp for detaining the youth following the killing of Zakir Musa.

27 May 2019 2:30 PM

Security lockdown, clashes in J&K after killing of Musa

The authorities have closed all educational institutions, suspended train services and snapped mobile Internet services across Kashmir.

25 May 2019 5:06 AM

Zakir Musa affiliated with Al-Qaeda killed in South Kashmir encounter: Officials

Senior police officials said security forces launched search operation and when the terrorists tried to escape, a gunfight broke out.

24 May 2019 11:54 AM


Al Qaeda’s Indian cell chief Zakir Musa killed in J&K

The authorities immediately suspended mobile Internet services across the Valley and ordered closure of all schools and colleges on Friday.

24 May 2019 6:03 AM

Zakir Musa again threatens separatist leaders

He had also reiterated that the “struggle” underway in Kashmir was not meant for indulging in “dirty politics”.

22 Feb 2018 1:37 AM

J&K jihad: Twist in the tale

The Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Tayyaba joined the anti-Musa chorus, accusing him of being part of an Indian conspiracy.

27 Sep 2017 3:19 AM

Al-Qaeda’s Zakir Musa gives security forces a slip

The police said that two to three Hizbul Mujahideen militants were trapped in the area after the troops of the Army’s 55 Rashtriya Rifles.

13 Aug 2017 12:31 AM

Abu Dujana first martyr of Indian cell of al-Qaeda: Zakir Musa

Dujana, a Pak national, figured at number 1 in the list of 12 'most wanted terrorists' released by the Army in June 2017.

05 Aug 2017 1:08 PM


Zakir Musa, ex-Hizbul militant, now head of al-Qaeda's Kashmir cell

An al-Qaeda-affiliated information network revealed that Musa has been made the head of Ansar Ghuzwat-Ul-Hind.

27 Jul 2017 7:59 PM

Will continue fight against India, says Zakir Musa

Militant Zakir Musa had threatened to chop off heads of separatists.

16 May 2017 7:05 AM

Kashmiri separatists appeal for political unity after Hizb rift over Musa's beheading remark

The separatist leaders said the struggle was in its 'crucial stage' and people need to be careful.

15 May 2017 10:59 AM

Musa quits Hizbul after outfit condemns his beheading remark

In a statement, the outfit’s spokesman said that Musa’s statement was unacceptable and that the Hizb has nothing to do with it.

13 May 2017 3:57 PM

Pelt stones for Islam, not nationalism: Burhan Wani’s successor provokes Kashmir protestors

The young commander in his monologue dismissed the idea of democracy while calling everyone to turn towards Islam.

16 Mar 2017 2:53 PM