Hizbul Mujahideen

The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said reports claiming that suspended officer Davinder Singh, who was arrested along with two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, was awarded a gallantry medal by the Union Home Ministry are not true.

In an early morning face-off lasting for hours, Security forces killed top Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commander Hamad Khan on Sunday in Gulshanpora Tral in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday arrested Pakistan’s Muzaffarabad-based Hizbul Mujahideen supreme commander Syed Salahuddin’s son, Syed Shakeel Ahmed, during a raid here, police said. The NIA carried out the raid in the Rambagh area of the city. “He is working as a laboratory technician in Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura. “In …

Srinagar: A soldier was martyred while a terrorist was gunned down by Indian Army on Tuesday in a gunfight n Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Police said a soldier and a policeman were injured in the fighting in Nowbug village of Devsar area. “The slain militant has been identified as Muzamil Ahmad of Yaripora village …

New Delhi: The NIA on Tuesday arrested Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son Syed Shahid Yusuf in connection with its probe into terror funding in Jammu and Kashmir, agency officials said. An official told IANS: “Yusuf was arrested today in Delhi after he was called for questioning at the NIA (National Investigation Agency) headquarters in an …

Srinagar: In a major success, Indian Army gunned down a Pakistani operational commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) Raj Kumar was martyred in Drung village in Badgam district when security forces launched an operation shortly after Sunday …

Srinagar: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed and one was arrested on Monday during an encounter between the security forces and militants in Kulgam District of Jammu and Kashmir. The militants opened fire at the Army, the Central Reserve Police Force and state police personnel, who retaliated leading to a gunfight in Khudwani area. ALSO READ: Dalai …

Srinagar: A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was killed by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said on Sunday. “The militant identified as Tariq was killed while another terrorist, Adil was arrested along with his weapon during the security operation in Barbugh village on Saturday night. Adil had joined the group three months ago,” …