Youth held for posting ‘wrong info on FB’

Youth held for posting ‘wrong info on FB’

Baramulla: The police have arrested a youth, Sajad Ahmad Tantray son of Mohammad Maqbool Tantray of Vilgam, Handwara, on charges of spreading rumours. Sub-divisional police officer Handwara Shabir Ahmad Khan said Sajad has been arrested for “sharing wrong information/messages on social networking sites that was inciting violence in the area.” He said the police are […]

Vehicle lifting gang busted in Ganderbal

Vehicle lifting gang busted in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: Police on Friday claimed to have busted a gang of car lifters by arresting two persons and recovering three Maruti 800 cars and a motor bike from their possession. Briefing the media, DSP Headquarter, Ganderbal, Rameez Raja said that on February 14, an application regarding the theft of a motorcycle from Tullamulla was received […]

Two Kashmir University officials arrested

Two Kashmir University officials arrested

Srinagar: Police have arrested two officials of Kashmir University for their alleged involvement in ‘coal scam’. Few days ago, Vice-Chancellor of University of Kashmir (UK) Professor Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi had handed over a case related to the embezzlement of lakhs of rupees in procurement of hard-coke to police station Nigeen that had registered a formal […]

Suspected militant arrested in north Kashmir

Srinagar: A suspected militant was arrested in north Kashmir’s Handwara area, reports said on Wednesday. Sources said that government forces arrested a suspected militant namely Ashiq Ahmed alias Abu Haider near Fruit Mandi crossing in Handwara. They said that arms and ammunition was recovered from his possession. Ashiq is a resident of Kandi village in […]