Gujjars are real Gaw Rakshaks, says minister

Gujjars are real Gaw Rakshaks, says minister

Terming the attack on a Gujjar family in Reasi as a “Gunda Gardi”, Minister for Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali Sunday said that such cow vigilantism would not be acceptable in Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement issued to the media on Sunday, Zulfikar said that people should not create “reign […]

Communal Belligerence 

Communal Belligerence 

The intimidation, harassment and rank violence against members of the minority (Muslim) community of Kathua is déjà vu. The reference here is to the orgy of violence that descended upon Jammu on the eve of Partition, a large scale massacre of Muslims of Jammu. This is not to depart from a sense of proportion in […]

Protests against Kathua attack on Muslims mark Friday

Protests against Kathua attack on Muslims mark Friday

Srinagar: Protests, some of which morphed into stone pelting clashes, erupted at a few places in the valley on Friday against an assault on Muslims allegedly by RSS men in Kathua district of Jammu region on Monday. The joint resistance leadership had appealed to the people to protest against the attack on Friday and thereby […]

Rashid asks admin to stop harassing Jammu Muslims

Rashid asks admin to stop harassing Jammu Muslims

Jammu: MLA Langate, Engineer Rashid asked the government to act against those who attacked Muslims in Kathua following a clash over alleged cow slaughter. “We offer sincere cooperation to people of Jammu province for maintaining communal harmony and finding an everlasting solution to political dispute. If the issue is resolved the people of state will […]

FROM ASSEMBLY: Oppn creates ruckus over Kathua incident

FROM ASSEMBLY: Oppn creates ruckus over Kathua incident

Jammu: Chaotic scenes were witnessed on Tuesday in the assembly as Opposition created pandemonium and accused the government of not acting against the RSS men who had attacked Muslims in a Kathua village. As soon as house started its proceedings, Opposition members stormed into the well of the House and demanded a discussion over the […]