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Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 4 ( ANI ): Police busted an overground module of banned terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen operating in Lolab area of Kupwara district in north Kashmir.
The gunfight in Lolab also came after a tip off on the presence of suspected militants in the area.
On 24 February 2014 Indian Army killed 7 local people but claimed that foreign militants have been killed in an encounter in Lolab. On 14th March 2014, a 20 year old youth Farhat Ahmad Dar was shot dead by Indian Reserve Police for stone pelting in Nadkhai, District Bandipora.
Besides there are numerous other untapped and unexplored natural spots like Lal-Marg, Mohan-Marg, Hangwas, Gratwatan located alone in "Lar" area of central Kashmir's Ganderbal District and other spots like Dudeh Pather (in Budgam District), Lolab (Kupwara District),Uri (Baramulla District), Gurez (Bandipora District), and many others, which if tapped and brought on tourist map adequately can prove a parallel to world famous scenic spots and a boon to Kashmir economy, thereby leading to peace and prosperity in the region.
Destinations such as Lidder, Lolab, Bangus, Dachigam, Gurez, and Yousmarg in Kashmir; Kargil, Zanskar, Leh, Nubra in Ladakh and Akhnoor, Patnitop, Bhaderwah, and Kishtwar in the Jammu, among others will be showcased.
The five Lashker militants were killed after a day-long encounter which ended Friday night after a massive explosion rocked a house at a village Maidanpora in Lolab area of the district, police said.
His family was devastated by the loss and moved from Sheikh Nar village in Lolab Sogam area of Kupwara to Srinagar where his mother, brother and sister now live.
Lone was seeking re-election from Lolab constituency in Kupwara district, a hotbed of militancy and one of the districts that goes to the polls Monday, the first of the troubled state's three-stage polls.
ISLAMABAD -- People staged a demonstration in Lolab area of Kupwara district, Saturday, against the brutalities of Indian troops.
The occupation authorities have imposed strict restrictions in Lolab and Kupwara towns to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killing of Dr Wani who hailed from Tikipora area of the district.
Director General of Police (DGP) , Jammu and Kashmir Shesh Paul Vaid confirmed the same and tweeted, " Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with J&K Police/ Security Forces in Lolab Kupwara few minutes back."