People ‘froze’ during nocturnal search operation in south Kashmir

Pulwama, Nov 20: People irrespective of age and gender were made to sit in the lawns in freezing conditions at a south Kashmir village during a nocturnal search operation on Sunday night. Combined forces including 50 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operation Group of Jammu Kashmir Police and Para-military Central Reserve Police Force cordoned off Dar Mohalla […]

In four years only 10% work completed on Sumbal bridge

Bandipora, Nov 20: Sumbal and its adjoining areas in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district Monday observed a complete shutdown and blocked Srinagar-Bandipora road against the stoppage of work on the construction of Sumbal Bridge. The protesters disrupted the traffic for hours and alleged that government is non-serious in completing the construction work of the Bridge. “In […]

Shutdown in Parimpora , Hajin

Shutdown in Parimpora , Hajin

Srinagar, Nov 20: Parimpora area of Kashmir capital Srinagar city observed a complete shutdown for the consecutive 3rd day on Monday to mourn the killing of native militant Mugees Ahmed Mir. Mir was killed in a brief shootout in Zakura area in the outskirts of Srinagar city with government forces. A Police Sub-Inspector Muhammad Imran […]

Police solve kidnapping case within hours

Police solve kidnapping case within hours

Srinagar, Nov 20: Prompt police action led to the arrest of a person who had allegedly abducted a minor girl from Kreeri town of the north Kashmir within hours of the incident, police said. A person approached Kreeri police station complaining that his 16-year-old daughter (name withheld) was abducted by one, Hilal Ahmad Chopan of […]

HC quashes Sopore man’s PSA detention

HC quashes Sopore man’s PSA detention

Srinagar, Nov 20: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed detention order under Public Safety Act (PSA) against Mohammad Rustum Bhat, a resident of Amargarh Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Bhat was earlier on detained under PSA on 2 August last year and the high court had quashed the order of detention on […]

Monga expresses concern over unabated cycle of violence in Valley

Monga expresses concern over unabated cycle of violence in Valley

Srinagar, Nov 20: While expressing serious concern over the unabated cycle of violence which is consuming precious lives day in and day out, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Vice President and MLC G N Monga Monday said that BJP-led Centre Government’s policies in the state have proved an utter failure. In a statement, […]

Proud of my officers, Jawans for doing excellent work: DGP

Jammu, Nov 20: In the series of programmes to reach out the far off districts of state Director General of Police Dr. S.P Vaid Monday visited Kulgam where he addressed a police Darbar, met respectables of area and also chaired a security review meeting of officers. During his interaction with the respectable citizens of Kulgam […]

3JeM militants arrested in Budgam

Srinagar, Nov 19: Three militants of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) outfit were arrested in Budgam district of Central Kashmir. Acting on a specific input about the movement of militants in Budgam Town, a joint Naka (checkpoint) was established by Budgam police, 53 RR and 43 Bn CRPF at Chadoora-Budgam road. During the Naka checking, a suspicious vehicle […]