Counter-insurgency grid working to regain control in south Kashmir

Counter-insurgency grid working to regain control in south Kashmir

SRINAGAR: As the ground situation in Kashmir continues to slip out of the grip of government forces, the counter-insurgency establishment is apprehensive of a possible escalation in offensives by militants. Bank robberies and attacks on government forces in south Kashmir also forced the Election Commission to cancel by-elections for the Anantnag parliamentary constituency. Sources said […]

Papa Kishtwari’s PSO deposes against him in court

Papa Kishtwari’s PSO deposes against him in court

Nusrat Sidiq Srinagar: A police constable on Thursday deposed before a court in Srinagar that notorious Ikhwani Ghulam Muhammad Lone aka Papa Kishtwari and his associates carried guns on themselves in 1996, the year when the constable along with three other policemen were deputed as PSOs (personal security guards) to Kishtwari. The constable is one […]