New Delhi, Oct 08: An Intelligence Bureau report has stated that a large number of terrorists have slipped into the Valley and are attempting to re-group. This led to a very state of alert in the Valley, which has been under restrictions since the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5.
The terrorists from the Jaish-e-Mohammad have been told to lie low for sometime before launching a spectacular attack in the Valley, the IB has also said. In addition to this, the intelligence has also reported the presence of terrorists from the Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Tayiba as well.
New Delhi, Sep 29: A terrorist wanted in the killing of a senior BJP leader and RSS functionary was gunned down in the encounter that took place in the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist has been identified as Osama. His associates Zahid and Farooq too were killed in the encounter. The killing of Osama was a major success for the forces as he considered to be a dreaded terrorist.
New Delhi, Sep 26: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against 6 terrorists of the Hizbul Mujahideen in connection with the CRPF attack case.
The case pertains to the attack on the CRPF convoy on March 3 2019 at Thethar, Banal in Jammu and Kashmir. The NIA in its chargesheet says that the aim was to kill the security personnel and also wage a war against the country.
New Delhi, Aug 05: Terrorism has been the most common problem in Jammu and Kashmir. Take any attack and there is always a local link to it. An outfit such as the Hizbul Mujahideen has a maximum number of locals especially from the Valley.
Article 370 of the Indian constitution is an article that gives autonomous status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
New Delhi, July 25:In a startling disclosure, the Bombay High Court was told that Gautam Navlakha was in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen, a proscribed terrorist organisattion that is active in Jammu and Kashmir.
The documents that were recovered from the accused persons suggest that various naxal groups that Navlakha was associated with had been in touch with the Hizbul. He has been liaising with banned terrorist organisations including the Hizbul Mujahideen since 2011, Aruna Pai, counsel for the Pune Police informed the court. She also claimed that he was in touch with separatists like Syed Geelani and Shakil Bakshi.
Srinagar, June 28: With a large part of the top terror leadership wiped out in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan is now trying to push some senior commanders into the Valley. The lack of a top leadership has resulted in heavy losses for the terror groups in the Valley.
The only surviving top terrorist in the Valley as of today is Riyaz Naikoo of the Hizbul Mujahideen. He is top on the hit-list of the security forces and is classified as a A++ terrorist.
New Delhi, May 28:A recent confession by a terrorist in the Valley gave the clear indication that many who are part of the Hizbul Mujahideen took up guns with the sole intention of impressing girls.
It is an interesting confession to re-visit looking at the fall of Zakir Musa, who too had taken up arms with the sole intention of impressing women. It has been learnt that one of his two girlfriends had leaked information about his whereabouts, which led to his location where he was finally killed.