The Defence Ministry on Saturday quashed media reports alleging the abduction by terrorists of a serving soldier-Mohammad Yaseen Bhat- from Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam.
A Special Police Officer (SPO) was injured in shelling by Pakistani troops in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, officials said.
Reacting to reports that the OIC meeting expressed concern over alleged human rights violations in Kashmir, the Congress on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should answer the Nation on this.
Five security personnel and one civilian lost their lives in the encounter between security forces and terrorists in encounter operations which entered its third day in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.
The national highway, only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, remained closed for the third day on Saturday due to continued landslides and shooting stones, triggered by rain and snow while Ladakh highway and his
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday called the crackdown on separatists in Kashmir an "arbitrary move" which will only "precipitate matters in Jammu and Kashmir".