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Naja

(na'ja) [L fr Sanskrit naga, snake]
A genus of venomous snakes of the family Elapidae, native to Africa, India, Asia, and Australia, commonly known as cobras. Their venom contains tissue-destroying enzymes that cause local necrosis at the site of a bite and produce cardiotoxic and neurotoxic polypeptides. See: cobra; Ophiophagus

Naja naja

The cobra, a venomous snake found primarily on the Indian subcontinent.
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Summary: Uri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 26 (ANI): The Indian Army on Tuesday gunned down Lashkar e- Islam Chief Abdul Qayoom Najar in an encounter near Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector.
" The basic membership of Najar has been suspended as he played a key role in murdering innocents, indulged in character assassination of Three cellular towers come under attack
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Bilal Ahmed Najar and Noor-ul-Amin Dagga were martyred in the unprovoked firing of the troops on the funeral of Maroof, reported.
Bilal Ahmed Najar and Noor-ul-Amin Dagga were killed in the unprovoked firing of the troops on the funeral of Maroof.
Summary: Banihal (Jammu and Kahmir ) [India], Sep 25 (ANI): The Banihal Police has arrested Mohammed Aqib Najar, the third accused involved in the attack on the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) patrolling party in Nowgam.
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ENDING mystery over attacks on mobile phone towers and killings of civilians in Sopore, militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen on Thursday suspended Sopore- based militant Abdul Qayoom Najar from basic membership alleging he was found involved in attacks on cellular towers and civilian killings.
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