Govt suspends Superintendent of Central Jail

Govt suspends Superintendent of Central Jail

  Srinagar, Feb 8: Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday suspended Superintendent of Central Jail Srinagar after the escapade of LeT militant from SMHS Hospital in which two cops were killed in a shootout. “Pending enquiry into the incident on 6 February, 2018, at SMHS Hospital, Srinagar, leading to the death of the two constables […]

Mukesh Kumar posted as new Superintendent of Central jail Srinagar

Mukesh Kumar posted as new Superintendent of Central jail Srinagar

  Srinagar, Feb 8: Jammu and Kashmir government has posted Mukesh Kumar Kakar as new Superintendent of Central jail Srinagar. “The services of Mr Mukesh Kumar Kakar, Additional SP Police Component, Anantnag, are placed at the disposal of the Prisons Department with immediate effect. Consequent upon the above, Mukesh Kumar Kakar is posted as Superintendent, […]

Police accepts security lapses led to escape of militant

  Jammu, Feb 8: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday said the audacious attack and subsequent escape of a Pakistani militant from a Srinagar hospital two days back was a well planned and executed conspiracy that threw open chinks in the security setup. Director General of Police (DGP) S.P.Vaid said the militant attack and […]

Prisons security to be reviewed in JK

Prisons security to be reviewed in JK

  Srinagar, Feb 8: After a militant escaped from SMHS Hospital and two policemen escorted him were killed, government is going to review security of all prisons in Jammu and Kashmir. A Pakistan militant escaped on Tuesday after which DGP Prisons ordered an internal inquiry into the shootout incident inside the SMHS, Hospital in which […]

Ruckus in assembly over assaults on Kashmiri students

Ruckus in assembly over assaults on Kashmiri students

  Srinagar, Feb 8: The Jammu and Kashmir assembly witnessed noisy scenes on Thursday over the alleged assault on a Kashmiri student in Haryana, with opposition members staging a walkout, accusing the government of failing to check increasing incidents. According to reports, NC legislators including Ali Mohd Sagar, Altaf Kaloo, Shamima Firdous, Mian Altaf, Abdul […]

SP Pani is new IGP Kashmir

SP Pani is new IGP Kashmir

  Srinagar, Feb 8: Jammu and Kashmir Government Thursday appointed senior IPS officer SP Pani as inspector general of police Kashmir range. The State Home department issued orders appointing Pani as new police chief of Kashmir after the State cabinet approved his promotion as IGP alongwith two other officers. An IPS officer of 2000-batch, Pani […]

41 civilians killed in border firing in last three years in JK: Govt

41 civilians killed in border firing in last three years in JK: Govt

  Jammu, Feb 8: As many as 41 civilians were killed in ceasefire violations while another 93 died in militancy related incidents in Jammu and Kashmir during the last three years, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said Thursday. Overall, 134 civilians were killed and 477 injured in ceasefire violations and militancy related incidents in the state, […]

Dineshwar Sharma calls on CM, meets other delegations

Dineshwar Sharma calls on CM, meets other delegations

  Jammu, Feb 8: Centre’s special representative for Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma Thursday called on Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and discussed emerging geopolitical developments in the region, an official spokesman said. This is Sharma’s third visit to the state since he was appointed interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir in October. Days ahead of his formal appointment […]