Court rejects bail of accused drug peddlers

Court rejects bail of accused drug peddlers

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar rejected bail applications of two accused drug peddlers who were apprehended by police at Karan Nagar on February 12 allegedly along with 250gms of brown sugar. Hearing the arguments of public prosecutor Mohammad Amin Bakaal that the number of drug peddling cases were increasing, while the accused were taking it […]

Court acquits pro-freedom activists accused of instigating stone pelting

Court acquits pro-freedom activists accused of instigating stone pelting

CJM Srinagar said prosecution failed to produce witness against Firdous Shah, Hilal War and Jameel War in a 2003 case SRINAGAR: A court in Srinagar acquitted three men, associated with Hurriyat Conference, accused of instigating stone pelting in 2003 of all charges as the prosecution failed to prove the charges and produce any witnesses. Chief […]

Accused declared absconding offender

Accused declared absconding offender

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar told the police to publicise the details of a man wanted in a case of theft and absconding court proceedings since 2013. After hearing the investigating officer that despite all efforts to arrest the accused his whereabouts are not known, Chief Judicial Magistrate, Massarat Shaheen  declared the accused Javaid Ahmed […]

Court sentences 4 days jail and Rs 500 fine

Court sentences 4 days jail and Rs 500 fine

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar convicted five persons after their open confession for transporting construction material to the peripheries of Dal Lake. Carrying construction material to the peripheries of the lake without government  permission is banned. The court of Chief Judicial magistrate convicted the five persons under section 188 RPC. While passing the order, the […]

Kishtawari accused of offering money by victim’s family

Kishtawari accused of offering money by victim’s family

Court rejects bail, directs prosecution to produce witness Srinagar: Atypical arguments outside the court of 4th Additional Sessions Judge saw infamous Papa Kishtawari confronted by the son of a deceased contractor, alleging Kishtawari of trying to buy and intimidate his way out of the case. The contractor was allegedly killed by Kishtawari and his associates. […]

Court summons school principals for birth records of juveniles

Court summons school principals for birth records of juveniles

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar on Friday issued summons to principals of two schools to produce date of birth records of two juveniles before the court by next hearing. The Chief Judicial Magistrate, Massarat Shaheen also issued warrant against a juvenile who had abstained from some hearings before the court. After hearing that the date […]

Sagar versus Mehbooba: Court directs police to produce witnesses in defamation case

Sagar versus Mehbooba: Court directs police to produce witnesses in defamation case

SRINAGAR: A Court in Srinagar directed police to issue notices to the witness in a case filed by Khanyar legislator and opposition National Conference (NC) leader Ali Mohammad Sagar against Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. The case is related to Mufti’s accusation of using bogus voters for NC candidate Omar Abdullah during 2004 parliamentary elections. Chief […]