Kashmir

Hurriyat Hardliner Joins BJP In Kashmir

Hurriyat Hardliner Joins BJP In Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 28: In a political development, one of the once-famous hardliner from the Hurriyat Conference has joined the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Zafar Habib Dar, who was once a right-hand man of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, made the decision to join the mainstream party today in […]

Terrorist associate held in Sopore

Terrorist associate held in Sopore

Sopore, Feb 28 : Police in north Kashmir’s Sopore town on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a militant associate and recovered a hand grenade from him. An official said, acting on a source information, Sopore Police along with 22RR and 179 BN CRPF, apprehended one Arif Hussain Bhat son of Ali Mohammad Bhat of Mundji […]

ECI Exempts States/UTs With Upto 5 Parl Constituencies from Circular on Transfers/Postings Ahead of LS Elections

ECI Exempts States/UTs With Upto 5 Parl Constituencies from Circular on Transfers/Postings Ahead of LS Elections

Asif Iqbal Srinagar, Feb 27: Election Commission of India on Tuesday issued a clarification vis-à-vis its recent circular on transfers and postings, thereby exempting states and union territories with upto five Parliamentary constituencies from the directive. In a communiqué to Chief Secretaries of all the States & Union Territories and Chief Electoral Officers of all […]

Terrorist associate held in Baramulla

Terrorist associate held in Baramulla

Baramula, Feb 27 ; Police in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday claimed to have apprehended one terrorist associate in the district. An official said that on a specific input of terrorist movement in Pattan area, a joint Naka was established at Chinar Crossing Pattan by Baramulla Police, 2nd Bn SSB & Army 29 RR. […]

Hideout busted in Bandipora

Hideout busted in Bandipora

Bandipora, Feb 27 : Security forces in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Tuesday busted one old hideout in the district. Sources told News Agency Kashmir Scroll that In a joint operation of J&K Police,14RR(Indian Army) and 3rd Bn CRPF based on specific input a militant hideout was busted in the orchards of general area of […]

J&K Police to launch awareness programme on three new criminal laws

J&K Police to launch awareness programme on three new criminal laws

Jammu, Feb 27: The Jammu and Kashmir Police will launch an awareness campaign across the Union Territory on the three new criminal laws that will come into effect from July 1. The new laws — the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita and the Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam — will replace the colonial-era Indian Penal […]

Imposter Posing As Under Secretary Posted With Raj Bhavan Apprehended

Imposter Posing As Under Secretary Posted With Raj Bhavan Apprehended

Srinagar, Feb 27 : A man posing as Under Secretary to Raj Bhavan has been apprehended by Cyber Crime Investigation Centre for Excellence (CICE) Jammu, an official said on Tuesday. The official told GNS that taking cognizance of a case vide FIR number 03/2024 against one Firdous Ahmad Wagay, son of Ghulam Nabi Wagay, a […]