Connect with us

JAMMU & KASHMIR

Militant killed in ongoing Sopore gunfight | KNO

REPRESENTATION PHOTO

Published

on

kno news

Sopore, May 30 (KNO) : A militant was killed in an ongoing encounter with government forces at Banpora, Dangerpora area of sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday. Reports reaching to KNO said that a joint team of army’s 22 RR and SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation at Banpora dangerpora village of sopore. As the joint team of forces intensified the searches and fired some warning shots towards the suspected spot, the militants hiding inside opened fire leading to a gunfight, the official told KNO. A police official told KNO that the cordon was laid following specific information about the presence of some militants in the area which resulted into an encounter. "One militant has been killed in initial stage of encounter and operation is going on. The identity of deceased militant was not known immediately," the official told KNO. Meanwhile, as precautionary measure authorities have closed all educational institutions including colleges and higher secondary schools in Zangeer area while as internet services are blocked as well.(KNO)

Trending

TRENDING14 hours ago

Eye clinic gutted in Budgam blaze | KNO

TRENDING14 hours ago

Covid-19 claims one more life, 94 test positive in J&K | KNO

TOP STORIES14 hours ago

Sannan Iqbal: 20-year-old Goalkeeper selected for Real Kashmir FC | KNO

TOP STORIES14 hours ago

Farmers protests reach J&K, various groups stage protest outside Guv house | KNO

TOP STORIES14 hours ago

Uninterrupted efforts to minimise disruptions after fresh snowfall in Srinagar | KNO

TOP STORIES14 hours ago

Muslim neighbours perform last rites of Kashmiri Pandit amid heavy snowfall | KNO

TRENDING14 hours ago

Will close our farms if 'bird-flu' is confirmed in poultry products: KVPFA | KNO

TOP STORIES15 hours ago

No case of bird flu among poultry confirmed in crows, migratory birds: Officials | KNO

TOP STORIES15 hours ago

Massive traffic snarls in Srinagar, elsewhere as Kashmir receives fresh spell of snowfall | KNO

TOP STORIES15 hours ago

Kashmir receives fresh snowfall; air, road connectivity snapped | KNO

TOP STORIES15 hours ago

Kashmir enveloped under white carpet again | KNO

TOP STORIES15 hours ago

Human and aerial survey for smooth R-day functions in Sgr, elsewhere | KNO

TRENDING16 hours ago

Entire process skipped in approving new JK Industrial Land Allotment Policy: NC | KNO

TRENDING16 hours ago

Road Safety Month: DC Sgr inaugurates Seminar | KNO

TRENDING16 hours ago

Srinagar police solves hit and run case, accused driver arrested | KNO

TRENDING16 hours ago

Blind Hit & Run case solved, accused arrested in Akhnoor: Police | KNO

TRENDING16 hours ago

Vaccinate teachers, staff before reopening schools: DAK to authorities | KNO

Copyright © 2020