Indian Army suffered first casualties this year when two of its personnel were killed in a fierce gun battle with militants in Zunreshi Chowkibal area of frontier district Kupwara. Five militants were also killed during the encounter
Militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Saturday paid rich tribute to the militants killed during a gun fight with armed forces at Marsari Chowkibal area of Kupwara district.
Initially, Mehbooba, who is tipped to be the next chief minister if PDP and BJP form the government again, refused to take oath of office during the mourning period for her father. The PDP president then started dragging her feet on government format