Four more CRPF personnel succumb, toll 49

Four more CRPF personnel succumb, toll 49

Srinagar, Feb 15: Four more seriously wounded paramilitary men succumbed to their injuries at army’s 92 base hospital Badamibagh Srinagar, taking the death toll of paramilitary troopers to 49 so far in the car-bomb attack at Lethpora area in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district along Srinagar-Jammu on Thursday. The attack took place along highway when a […]

No civilian traffic to be allowed during convoy movement: Rajnath

No civilian traffic to be allowed during convoy movement: Rajnath

Srinagar, Feb 15: A day after a massive bombing left 49 CRPF troopers dead in southern Pulwama district, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said civilian traffic would be stopped during the movement of army and other forces’ convoys. “In the wake of suicide attack on CRPF convoy yesterday, it has been decided that the civilian movement […]

PM chairs CCS meeting, reviews security situation in Valley

PM chairs CCS meeting, reviews security situation in Valley

New Delhi, Feb 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday chaired the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security in wake of the terror attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama that claimed 49 lives. Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley attended the […]

NSA Doval speaks to Security, Intelligence chiefs

NSA Doval speaks to Security, Intelligence chiefs

New Delhi, Feb 15: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Friday spoke to all Security Forces chiefs and heads of Intelligence agencies in the wake of the Pulwama militant attack that claimed 49 lives. Doval asked the chiefs to remain on high alert and prepared for any eventuality prepare for any action, if required. “The […]

Pakistan rejects any link to CRPF convoy attack

Islamabad, Feb 15: Pakistan has denied any involvement in the attack that claimed the lives of 49 CRPF troopers in Jammu and Kashmir. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that the attack was a matter of “grave concern” and it had been condemning “heightened acts of violence in the (Kashmir) Valley”. “We […]

Every killing in Kashmir is painful: JRL

Every killing in Kashmir is painful: JRL

Srinagar, Feb 15: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik on Friday while commenting over the Lethpora incident said that ‘people and leadership of Kashmir regret every killing that happens on its soil.’ “As we witness killing of our loved ones our young, and shoulder their […]

India withdraws Most Favoured Nation status to Pakistan

New Delhi, Feb 15: India Friday withdrew the ‘Most-Favoured Nation’ status to Pakistan following the Pulwama attack that left nearly 49 CRPF personnel dead. In a media briefing after the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security(CCS), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said all efforts will be made to ensure that perpetrators of the attack are […]

India summons Pakistan High Commissioner

India summons Pakistan High Commissioner

New Delhi, Feb 15: India on Friday summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood and lodged a strong protest over the Pulwama attack that claimed the lives of 49 CRPF troopers in Jammu and Kashmir. Sources in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said Foreign Secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale summoned Mahmood to the MEA at 2 […]

World leaders condemn attack

Washington, Feb 15: Countries from across the globe, including the US, Russia, Australia, France, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, have condemned the brutal Pulwama militant attack carried out by Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and extended support to India. At least 49 CRPF personnel were killed and many injured on Thursday in one of […]

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