Thursday, Jun 27 2019 | Time 03:32 Hrs(IST)
image
  • At least 15 people killed, 75 injured in stampede at Madagascar stadium - Reports
  • IOC membership expands to 105 as 10 new members elected
  • Trump says he will have 'Very Good Conversation' with Putin at G20 summit in Osaka
  • Trump rules out possibility of meeting DPRK's Kim during Asia trip
  • PM leaves for Japan to attend G 20 Summit
  • Pakistan beat New Zealand by six wickets
States » North


Zakir Musa believed to be trapped in Tral, educational institutes closed in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 23 (UNI) Ansar Gazwatul Hind chief Zakir Musa is believed to be trapped at Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, where an encounter has ensued after security force launched a Cordon and Search Operation on Thursday evening.
Meanwhile, the administration has ordered closure of all educational institutes, including schools and colleges, on Friday and Saturday as a precautionary measure in Kashmir valley, where mobile internet services has been suspended.
Official sources said that following specific information about presence of militants, a joint CASO was launched by Special Operations Group (SOG) of state police, Army and CRPF at Dadsar, Tral in Pulwama on Thursday.

However, when security forces were moving toward a particular area, militants hiding there, fired at them with automatic weapons.

"The security forces retaliated, ensuing in an encounter," they said, adding additional security forces have been rushed to further seal the area to foil any attempts by militants to escape.
They said Musa is believed to be trapped in the encounter. "All schools, colleges and universities will be closed on Friday and Saturday as a precautionary measure," they added.
UNI ABS RHK2129
More News

Youth killed

27 Jun 2019 | 1:47 AM

Alirajpur, MP, June 26 (UNI) Festering enmity resulted in a youngster fatally knifing another in broad daylight on Wednesday at the bustling Dahod checkpoint in this district headquarters, law-enforcement authorities said.

see more..

Mishap claims 2

27 Jun 2019 | 1:34 AM

Satna, MP, June 26 (UNI) Two persons died on the spot and three sustained grievous injuries when their sport utility vehicle was involved in a head-on collision on Wednesday in the vicinity of Sitpura village with a privately-owned bus heading for Panna, law-enforcement authorities said.

see more..

Lightning claims 4

27 Jun 2019 | 12:05 AM

Bhopal, June 26 (UNI) Four people were fatally struck by lightning in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, law-enforcement authorities said.

see more..

Road accident claims two lives in Chamba, HP

26 Jun 2019 | 11:48 PM

Shimla, Jun 26 (UNI) Two people died and three others sustained injuries when their car fell down in the deep gorge at Hatli under Chawori police station in Chamba district on Wednesday, sources said.

see more..

MLA’s supporter tries to kill self

26 Jun 2019 | 11:15 PM

Indore, MP, June 26 (UNI) A self-immolation attempt by a youth here late Wednesday – in support of jailed Bharatiya Janata Party legislator Akash Vijayvargiya – was foiled by police and the youngster taken into custody, law-enforcement authorities said.

see more..
image