Hizb militant arrested: SSB

Hizb militant arrested: SSB

Lucknow: Sashastra Seema Bal has claimed to have arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Uttar Pradesh along the Indo-Nepal border. The Sashastra Seema Bal said it apprehended Naseer Ahmed (34) last evening from the Sonauli border post. The SSB is tasked to guard the 1,751 km long open border. “Ahmed was residing in Pakistan since […]

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 […]