Sopore boy goes missing, family appeals for help

Sopore boy goes missing, family appeals for help

Sopore: A 13-year-old boy, Zahid Tariq Bhat, son of Tariq Ahmad Bhat, resident of Warpora village near Sopore town has been reported missing by family since Thursday evening. Parents of the missing kid have appealed for help in tracing their son. The family has also filed a missing report with the police and appealed people […]

Shopian shuts for second day against youth’s disappearance

Shopian shuts for second day against youth’s disappearance

SHOPIAN: A complete shutdown was observed in Shopian for a second straight day on Friday to protest the disappearance of a popular youth from police custody. Zubair Ahmad Turay son of Bashir Ahmad Turay resident of Shopian’s Bonbazar, according to police, fled from Keegam police station on May 1. All the shops and other business […]

Shutdown in Shopian over youth’s ‘disappearance’ from police custody

Shutdown in Shopian over youth’s ‘disappearance’ from police custody

SHOPIAN: The disappearance of a popular local youth from police custody brought out people on the streets and government troops were pelted with stones on Thursday in Shopian, where a shutdown was also observed following calls made from mosque loudspeakers on Wednesday evening. All business establishments and the majority of schools stayed closed in Shopian. […]

Notorious Ikhwani shot dead in his home

Notorious Ikhwani shot dead in his home

Hajin: A notorious government-sponsored militiaman and counterinsurgent Ikhwani Abdul Rashid Billa of Hajin was killed by unidentified gunmen at his residence on Sunday evening. A police officer said at around 10pm gunmen barged into Billa’s house at Par Mohalla and shot him. They left him lying in a pool of blood. He died on the […]