Lieutenant Colonel HC Pathak commanding 8 SIKH LI, was tasked to capture Fatehpur, a well-fortified enemy position. During the attack, the enemy brought down intense and accurate artillery and small arms fire on the assaulting troops inflicting heavy casualties. Lieutenant Colonel Pathak led the charge and captured the objective after a fierce hand-to-hand fight. The enemy launched two fierce counter-attacks. The Battalion beat back the enemy attack, inflicting heavy casualties. In this action, Lieutenant ..
Successful combing operation of security forces reduced the terrorism in Kashmir
227 terrorists have been killed by the security forces till November this year whereas last year these were 207 said a report of Hindustan Times. According to it 37 terrorists were killed in the month of November, 2018 alone out of which 9 were the top terrorists. These terrorists were from dreadful terrorist groups like Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Taiba. Naveed Jatt, one of the top terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba, was also killed in this month on last Wednesday in an encounter between ..
Decorated counter-insurgent Army Officer martyred on Sunday was once a terrorist himself
Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani martyred in an anti-terrorist operation, in which six militants were also killed by the Indian Army. Nazir was seriously injured during the anti-terror operation of Indian Army at Batagund village in Shopian on Sunday. He belonged to Cheki Ashmuji village in Kulgam tehsil and survived by his wife and two children. The village is surrounded by the areas like Koinmooh, which are notorious for terrorist activities. Surprisingly Lance Naik was 24 years old ..
Stone palters are over ground workers of terrorists- Army Gen. Bipin Rawat
Stone palters in Jammu and Kashmir are over ground workers of terrorists groups and they should be dealt with sternly, Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat said Saturday on infantry day, a day after a 22-year-old army man was killed in stone pelting in Kashmir. Gen. Rawat also said if Islamabad continues to support cross-border terrorism, then the Indian Army can resort to "other actions" too. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of an event to mark the Infantry Day, the Army chief, however, ..
Maqbool Sherwani- The real hero of Jammu and Kashmir
Maqbool Sherwani was a 19 year old boy who would always be remembered for his courage and extraordinary zeal that saved Kashmir and stalled the advancing Pakistani invaders for four days at Baramulla, which gave precious time to Indian army to reach Srinagar and save it from falling to Pakistan. Though there are different versions on how he stopped the advancing Pakistani invaders yet all of them acknowledged that this boy stopped the advancing enemy single handedly. It ..
Hizbul Mujahideen terror Module busted in J&K, 2 arrested
Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday have busted an OGW module of Hizbul Mujahideen in Lolab area of Kupwara district. "Acting on a specific input, Kupwara Police busted an OGW module of HM, operating in Lolab area.Two persons, namely Sha..