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- Burhan Wani, the 22-year-old most wanted Hizbul Mujahideen commander, who redefined the militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, was killed along with two of his associates in an encounter at Waibombdora village in South Kashmir. Events following the encounter killing. Full article...

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Curfew Lifted In Kashmir As Situation Eases After 51 Days

Date: 30 August 2016
With an all-party delegation headed by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh set to visit Kashmir Valley on September 4, lifting of curfew and security restrictions on Monday eased life for locals for the first time in 51 days. Police said the curbs were withdrawn in the wake of 'improvement in the situation.' Of 10 districts in the Valley, only Pampore town in south Kashmir and two police station areas in Srinagar city continued to remain under curfew.
[courtesy: The Hindu]

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No stoppage of Petrol Diesel supply to Kashmir: Zulfkar
Jammu, Aug 19: Taking strong note of the news items regarding denial of supply of oil to Kashmir, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali has clarified that no such orders have been issued and regular supply of oil is going on in Valley. Continue to Message Board