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Notorious criminal injured in police encounter, held

The police team reached the spot and asked the suspect to surrender. However, the suspect opened fire on the police team and tried to escape.

Representative photo (HT Photo)
Published on Oct 01, 2023 09:56 PM IST

Key accused shot dead, two held in Ayodhya encounter

The police were on the hunt for the accused in connection with the attack on a woman police constable, who was found in injured on board the Saryu Express at Ayodhya Cantt railway station on August 30

The Special DG said the three persons had previous crime records. (Pic for representation)
Published on Sep 22, 2023 11:39 PM IST

U.P.: Injured in encounter, criminal dies during treatment at Prayagraj hospital

Family of the deceased created a ruckus at the hospital alleging negligence in his treatment at SRN hospital

The looting incident had taken place in Kaushambi district on September 8. (For Representation)
Published on Sep 21, 2023 09:43 PM IST
By, Prayagraj

Chhattisgarh: Two women Naxals killed in encounter in Dantewada

After the gunfight ended, security forces recovered the bodies of two female Naxals, along with one Insas rifle and one 12 bore rifle from the site

Security forces during an anti-Naxal operation. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Sep 20, 2023 02:09 PM IST

Lashkar commander killed, Anantnag operation in J&K concludes after seven days

Security forces gunned down two terrorists in Garole forest, Kokernag, Jammu and Kashmir, the DGP revealed.

Security forces on their way to the encounter site in Garol, Kokernag, in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. (HT Photo/Waseem Andrabi)
Updated on Sep 20, 2023 03:55 AM IST
ByAshiq Hussain, Srinagar

J&K L-G visits slain DSP Humayun Bhat’s house, assures family of all help

Operation to flush out terrorists holed up in Gadole forest area of Anantnag district entered its sixth day on Monday with security forces using drones to pinpoint hideouts

Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha with Ghulam Hassan Bhat, the father of Jammu and Kashmir DSP Humayun Bhat, in Budgam on Monday. (ANI Photo)
Published on Sep 18, 2023 03:46 PM IST
ByPress Trust of India

DSP Bhat, a second-generation cop, always led from the front

Married last year, Bhat is survived by his wife Fatima, one-month-old daughter, his father, mother and a sister

Wife of DSP Humayun Muzammil Bhat, who lost his life in the Anantnag encounter, breaks down during the wreath-laying ceremony in Srinagar on Wednesday. (ANI)
Published on Sep 15, 2023 12:36 AM IST
ByAshiq Hussain, Srinagar

2 army officers, DSP killed in Anantnag operation against terrorists in J&K

A joint operation was launched by Rashtriya Rifles and police on a specific information in Garol forests in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district

Colonel Manpreet Singh, who was commanding 19 Rashtriya Rifles Battalion, died in the operation in J&K’s Anantnag. (X/Gen_VKSingh)
Updated on Sep 13, 2023 08:34 PM IST
ByMir Ehsan

J&K: Second terrorist killed as Rajouri encounter enters Day 2

Suspected Pakistani terrorist was killed in the encounter on Tuesday, while an army personnel and Kent, a six-year-old Labrador of the army’s dog unit, also laid down their lives in the line of duty, while three security personnel were injured

Tributes being paid to rifleman Ravi Kumar, who laid down his life in the line of duty during an encounter with terrorists in the Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. (PTI Photo)
Published on Sep 13, 2023 12:38 PM IST

Second encounter in two days: Robber arrested in Amritsar

Earlier, on Monday, two members of Happy Jatt gang were arrested after an encounter with the Amritsar-rural police

SP Gurpartap Singh Sahota said the arrested accused was wanted in two high-profile armed robbery incidents, including looting of cash at gunpoint from a fuel station.
Updated on Sep 13, 2023 12:48 AM IST
By, Amritsar

Terrorist gunned down, soldier, army dog lay down lives in Rajouri encounter

The border districts of Rajouri and Poonch have witnessed several encounters this year, resulting in the killing of about 26 terrorists and 10 security personnel, officials said

A 6-year-old female Labrador, Kent was deployed with 21 Army Dog Unit. (HT Photo)
Published on Sep 12, 2023 11:53 PM IST

6-year-old Army dog dies protecting soldier during encounter in J&K's Rajouri

Kent, a canine from the 21 Army Dog Unit, was leading a group of soldiers on the trail of fleeing terrorists when it came under heavy fire.

6-year-old Army dog Kent(ANI)
Updated on Sep 12, 2023 09:03 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B

Kaushambi police crack loot case, arrest 4

Four notorious looters were arrested by Kaushambi police after an encounter. Two of them were injured in crossfire. The looters had recently robbed a jeweler.

Kaushambi police crack loot case, arrest 4 (Pic for representation)
Updated on Sep 12, 2023 08:22 PM IST
By, Prayagraj

2 aides of gangster Happy Jatt held after encounter; 1 hurt in Amritsar

Amritsar-rural police arrest two members of gangster Harpreet Singh alias Happy Jatt-led gang after an encounter in Jandiala Guru town. One suspect injured. Police recover weapons and motorcycle. Other gang members and Happy Jatt still at large.

According to police, one of the accused, Hira Singh, was injured in the retaliatory firing.
Updated on Sep 12, 2023 01:03 AM IST
By, Amritsar

Chhattisgarh villagers protest death of 2 in Tadmetla, say they weren’t Maoists

According to the police, two Maoists were killed an encounter in the forest between Tadmetla and Duled villages on September 5

Villagers, however, insisted that Sodhi Deva and Rava Deva were not Maoists but were close friends on their way home (File Photo)
Updated on Sep 11, 2023 09:12 PM IST

Chandigarh court awards 10-yr RI to two for harbouring gangster

The accused had also opened fire at a Chandigarh Police party that had raided their flat to nab the gangster Ankit Badhu

A Chandigarh court awarded 10-years RI to two people for harbouring gangster Ankit Badhu. (HT File)
Updated on Sep 07, 2023 04:26 AM IST
ByMohit Khanna, Mohali

Reasi encounter: Security forces launch op to neutralise terrorist who fled cordon

“Army, Jammu and Kashmir Police and special operations group have been continuing search operations in jungle areas of Reasi district,” a defence spokesperson said

When the security personnel were closing in on the house, the terrorists opened indiscriminate fire. One terrorist was neutralised in the gunfight, officials added (HT File)
Updated on Sep 06, 2023 12:57 AM IST
By, Jammu

Assam: Top cops held after man says they threatened to kill him over ‘jihadi link’

In his complaint, Rabiul Islam, the businessman, said he was illegally detained and asked to pay ₹5 crore or else he would be killed in “an encounter” and accused of “links with Pakistani and Bangladeshi jihadi elements”

Siddhartha Buragohan, who was Bajali’s police superintendent until his transfer, was among those arrested. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Sep 05, 2023 01:07 PM IST
ByBiswa Kalyan Purkayastha

Terrorist killed, 2 security personnel injured in Reasi encounter

Additional director general of police Mukesh Singh said, “One terrorist has been killed and a policeman was injured during an encounter that has started in Reasi district”. “On the basis of police inputs regarding presence of two terrorists, an operation was started in Gali Sohab in Tuli area of Chassana,” he added.

A terrorist was killed and an army jawan and a policeman were injured during an encounter between security forces and terrorists in Reasi district’s Chassana area on Monday evening, said officials. (PTI File Photo/Representational image)
Updated on Sep 05, 2023 12:39 AM IST
By, Jammu

Encounter in Jammu & Kashmir's Reasi; terrorist killed, cop and jawan injured

Police input says there were 2 terrorists in the area. Operation is being carried out to track down the other one.

Encounter operation continues in Reasi(HT_PRINT)
Updated on Sep 04, 2023 06:46 PM IST

Jaggu Bhagwanpuria aide caught after shootout in Mohali

As per Mohali police, the gangster, identified as Anil Bishnoi, shot himself in the foot with his .30-bore pistol amid the melee

The gangster was rushed to the civil hospital in Phase 6, Mohali, where his condition is stated to be stable. (HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 30, 2023 02:25 AM IST
ByMohit Khanna, Mohali

3 held for firing on BJP leader after encounter in U.P.’s Agra

Three accused involved in the firing on a BJP leader in Agra on August 18 were arrested after an encounter, in which two of the accused were injured.

The three accused had fired on BJP leader Rakesh Kushwaha in Agra on August 18. (For Representation)
Updated on Aug 27, 2023 11:36 PM IST

Meerut bullion trader loot case: Two held after encounter, 5.85 lakh recovered

In the shoot-out, one criminal sustained bullet injuries to his leg, and the police recovered ₹5.85 lakh, two country-made firearms and a car from their possession

For representation only (HT File Photo)
Updated on Aug 25, 2023 05:18 PM IST
ByS Raju, Meerut

Haryana: Nuh violence accused held after gunfight with police

According to the police, so far, 61 FIRs have been registered and 286 accused arrested in connection with the communal clashes that erupted in Nuh when the Vishva Hindu Parishad’s Braj Mandal Yatra was attacked by a mob on July 31.

The arrested accused was identified as Osama, alias Pehelwan, of Ferozpur Namak village, police said.
Updated on Aug 24, 2023 09:47 PM IST
ByPress Trust of India, Gurugram/nuh

Two terrorists gunned down as army foils infiltration bid in Poonch district

During the search operation, an AK 47 rifle with two magazines, 30 rounds, two grenades and Pakistan origin medicines were recovered from the area

The spokesperson informed that army also detected “blood trails leading towards LoC” (File photo)
Updated on Aug 22, 2023 12:01 AM IST
By, Jammu

J&K: Injured terrorist fleeing security forces falls off cliff in Reasi, dies

Two grenades, three AK magazines, 90 AK rounds, 32 pistol rounds and incriminating material recovered

A foreign terrorist, who was injured in an encounter with security forces in Reasi district earlier this month, was found dead on Friday. (Representational photo)
Updated on Aug 18, 2023 04:17 PM IST

Suspected rhino poacher killed in encounter while trying to flee custody: Police

The man sustained multiple bullet injuries and he was taken to Barpeta Medical College for treatment where he succumbed

The arrested poachers confessed that they were involved in killing of two rhinos at the Manas National Park. (Representative file image)
Updated on Aug 14, 2023 04:28 PM IST
ByBiswa Kalyan Purkayastha

Shootout after hot chase leaves drug dealer dead in Tarn Taran

The deceased was identified as Jora Singh, while the arrested accused is Kuldeep Singh of Kot Ise Khan in Moga district, the police added.

The deceased was identified as Jora Singh, while the arrested accused is Kuldeep Singh of Kot Ise Khan in Moga district, the police added.
Updated on Aug 13, 2023 12:46 AM IST
ByAnil Sharma, Tarn Taran

Two CRPF jawans injured in encounter with Maoists in Jharkhand: Police

According to officials, the encounter broke out when police and CRPF were carrying out a joint search operation for the Maoist squad led by Maoist commander and central committee member Misir Besra

The injured CRPF jawans have been identified and are undergoing treatment. (Representative file image)
Updated on Aug 11, 2023 02:04 PM IST

Terrorist killed in Rajouri encounter; Special Forces brought in as operation on

The encounter is taking place in Rajouri's Bariyama area where the army troops advanced and pinned down terrorists estimated to be up to three persons.

A security personnel stands guard during a cordon and search operation in the higher reaches of the Halan forest area of Kulgam district in south Kashmir on Saturday, following inputs about the presence of terrorists. (ANI Photo)
Published on Aug 06, 2023 09:44 AM IST
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