Stop summoning lawmakers to army camps, police stations: MLA

Stop summoning lawmakers to army camps, police stations: MLA

Jammu: PDP legislator from Chadoora constituency Javed Mustafa Mir said on Tuesday that the police department has become a “hub of corruption”. “There is a department in police meant for controlling corruption but unfortunately it has been change into the department of corruption,” he told the assembly during a discussion on grants for relief and […]

Army, police ask lawmakers to work on their wishes: PDP MLA

Army, police ask lawmakers to work on their wishes: PDP MLA

Jammu: PDP MLA and former Minister Javid Mustafa Mir Tuesday in a startling revelation said that Police department has become a hub of corruption and if legislators point a finger on Army men they are summoned to army camps. Participating in the debate on the motion of grants moved by the department of revenue the […]

‘Police targeting JKLF in south Kashmir’

‘Police targeting JKLF in south Kashmir’

Srinagar: Liberation Front chairman Yasin Malik on Monday condemned the ‘ongoing police oppression’ on his party activists in south Kashmir. Terming the ‘police attitude’ against peaceful political activists as ‘most callous’, Malik in a statement said that police in Yaripora Kulgam is intimidating JKLF district president Abdul Sattar and office bearer Nazir Ahmad on daily […]

3 structures damaged in fire incidents

3 structures damaged in fire incidents

Srinagar: Three structures were damaged in three separate fire incidents in the valley, police said on Saturday. Fire broke out in a shop belonging to Bashir Ahmad Palla resident of Matibugh in Yaripora Kulgam, resulting in damage to the shop. Fire was brought under control by fire tenders, police said. In another incident, fire broke […]

3 kidnapping cases solved in Bandipra: Police

3 kidnapping cases solved in Bandipra: Police

Srinagar: Bandipora police have solved three kidnapping cases in the shortest time and arrested two kidnappers, a statement said on Saturday. As per the statement on 27th of December 2016, Police Station Pethkote received a complaint from Farooq Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Aziz resident of Badebait Mantirigam stating that his daughter (name withheld) was […]

Protests rock airport road on Pir Bagh youth’s death anniversary

Protests rock airport road on Pir Bagh youth’s death anniversary

Srinagar: On the first death anniversary of the Pir Bagh youth murdered last year, protests Saturday morning rocked the Airport road here with people alleging “police have been shielding the murderers.” Holding placards, scores of locals including women and children, marched through Pir Bagh interiors and finally staged a sit in on the high-security airport […]

Intimidated by police, depressed artist laments his ‘death’

Intimidated by police, depressed artist laments his ‘death’

Srinagar: The air smells of paint in the house of 46-year-old Mohammad Rafiq in the outskirts of Srinagar. Rafiq’s room itself  is filled with sprinkled colours, paints, brushes, paintings, and canvases with half-made paintings. Rafiq’s says that his home, a traditional Kashmiri house, was built the “same way he draws pictures on canvas.” Whenever Rafiq […]

Motorcyclist injured in Ganderbal road accident

Motorcyclist injured in Ganderbal road accident

Srinagar: A motorcyclist was injured in a road accident in Ganderbal, police said on Friday. An Alto car bearing registration number JK01K-5255 driven by Mohammad Yousuf Mir resident of Kejpora collided with a Motorcycle bearing registration number JK04B-7495 driven by Asif Ahmad Hajam resident of Panzin on highway at Kejpora in Kangan Ganderbal, resulting in […]

Man injured on Jan 3, succumbs

Man injured on Jan 3, succumbs

Srinagar: A man who was injured on 3rd of the instant month in Anantnag, succumbed to his injuries, police said on Thursday. On 3rd of January 2017, a 40 year old man identified as Farooq Ahmad Wani son of Ghulam Rasool resident of Y.K Pora Qazigund was brought injured in District Hospital Anantnag. The said […]

3725 Constables recruited in Police during past 2 years: Govt

3725 Constables recruited in Police during past 2 years: Govt

Jammu: Minister for R&B and Parliamentary Affairs Abdul Rehman Veeri Thursday informed the legislative assembly house that 3836 candidates have been recruited under different cadres in Police Department during past two years. Replying to a question by Dr Shehnaz Ganai, the Minister informed that 3725 youth were recruited as constables through recruitment board and SRO-43 […]

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