NIA Cases

Case No


Case Title

Terrorist attack at forst area of Khan Chak, Halmapatra, Kupwara, J & K

State Police FIR No.

40/2018 dated 20.03.2018 of Police Kupwara, J & K

Date of Registration


Section of Law

Under Section 307 RPC and section 7/27 of Arms Act.


Case RC-16/2018/NIA/DLI dated 17/04/2018 registered at NIA Police Station, Delhi. As per Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs No. 11011/30/2018/NIA CTRC Division North Block , New Delhi, dated 16/04/2018.

Section of Law

Under Section 307 RPC and section 7/27 of Arms Act and sections 16, 18 and 20 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.

Date of Registration by NIA


Summary of Allegations

The Central Government has received information that a joint cordon and search operation was launched on 20.03.2018 by Kupwara police along with Army and Para Military Forces in the forest area of PS Kupwara, Jammu and Kashmir. During exchange of fire, which took place in retaliation to indiscriminate firing by the terrorists, 5 terrorists were killed, 03 Army personnel and 02 Police personnel were martyred and 02 police personnel were injured.

Present Status of Investigation

The case is under investigation.

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