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Rashtriya Rifles

Four terrorists killed by security forces in J&K's Shopian, search underway

The security forces are also trying to ascertain the identity of the two terrorists killed in the encounter.

Jun 23, 2019, 07:24 AM IST

Sentry opens fire after noticing suspicious movement near camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

The alert sentry fired aerial shots after observing a suspicious movement at the Nagisharan camp of 34 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) in the district said a police official.

Feb 21, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

Army patrol party attacked with petrol bomb in J&K's Pulwama

The cordon and search operation (CASO) party of 44 Rashtriya Rifles was attacked with a petrol bomb. 

Aug 28, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

Jammu & Kashmir: Terrorists hurl grenade at CRPF-Rashtriya Rifles joint camp in Pulwama's Tahab

Terrorists on Friday hurled grenade on a joint camp of CRPF and Rashtriya Rifles at Tahab area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. No casualties or injuries have been reported so far.

Jul 06, 2018, 21:07 PM IST

J&K: Anti-terror operations underway in Pulwama and Bandipora

Security forces are combing surrounding regions to neutralise terorrists holed up in the area.

Jun 14, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

One terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in South Kashmir's Pulwama

Combing operations are underway to ensure there are no other terrorists in the area.

Apr 06, 2018, 18:27 PM IST

J&K: 8 Hizbul and LeT terrorists gunned down in ongoing encounters in Shopian's Dragad and Kachdora

The encounters started late on Saturday night.

Apr 01, 2018, 08:03 AM IST

Terrorists attack Commanding Officer's Army cavalcade in J&K's Shopian

Terrorists on Monday attacked the Army cavalcade of a commanding officer of 34 Rashtriya Rifles in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian.

Mar 26, 2018, 13:04 PM IST

J&K: 2 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Bandipora

Two terrorists were on Sunday gunned down in an encounter with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district.

Oct 29, 2017, 11:18 AM IST

J&K: Three OSGs arrested by security forces in Shopian

Three Over ground workers (OGW) were arrested on Saturday by 62 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Shopian Police in a joint operation at Nagbal, an area in Jammu and Kashmir`s Shopian.

Aug 05, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Rashtriya Rifles​ officer shot dead by jawan in J&K's Uri sector in cold blood

According to the reports, Major Shikhar Thapa of 71 Armed Regiment had rebuked Army jawan for using cellphone on duty in a sensitive area and had warned him about his act. 

Jul 18, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Working to improve security situation, overcome security lapses in Jammu and Kashmir: Government

Addressing the media, Jitendra Singh congratulated the people of Jammu and Kashmir for the kind of resilience they have shown in the last 25 years.

 

Jul 12, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

Misinformation compels youngsters to pick up arms in J&K: Army Chief

 The joint separatist leadership has called for a complete shutdown in the Kashmir Valley to protest against the killing of two civilians in firing by the security forces.

Jun 17, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

Army jawan commits suicide in Rajouri along LOC

An army jawan on Wednesday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Laam sector along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

May 03, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Two militants gunned down in encounter in J&K's Budgam district

Two militants, who opened fire on an army patrol, were killed by the security forces in an encounter today in the Budgam district of central Kashmir.

Apr 22, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

CHILLING DETAILS of how crack team of Rashtriya Rifles killed Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani

Three soldiers of Rashtriya Rifles unit were awarded Sena Medal for having gunned down dreaded militant commander Burhan Wani.

Jan 26, 2017, 19:44 PM IST

Brave soldiers of Rashtriya Rifles awarded gallantry award for gunning down terrorist Burhan Wani

It is jubilation all around at the Rashtriya Rifles unit as three of its personnel have been awarded Sena Medal for having gunned down dreaded militant commander Burhan Wani.

Jan 26, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

Security forces gun down three Lashkar terrorists in fierce encounter in J&K's Anantnag; combing operations underway

In a major development, security forces on Thursday gunned down three Lashkar terrorists.

Dec 08, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Two JeM terrorists nabbed in J&K's Baramulla by security forces

BSF on Thursday said it had killed a Pakistani paramilitary jawan and wounded another.

Oct 27, 2016, 21:35 PM IST

Handwara attack: Terrorists who escaped from Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla behind today's strike?

The 30 Rashtriya Rifles camp in Langate in Handwara region came under the fire on Thursday morning.

Oct 06, 2016, 09:14 AM IST