EC Sends Notice To Er Rashid

EC Sends Notice To Er Rashid

SRINAGAR: The Election Commission has sent a notice to newly elected MP Sheikh Abdul Rashid, also known as Engineer Rashid who is in jail in a terror funding case, over a significant disparity in his election expenditure report for the Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency in Jammu and Kashmir. The election authority has asked for a […]

NIA Agrees To Er Rashid’s Oath As MP on July 5

NIA Agrees To Er Rashid’s Oath As MP on July 5

New Delhi: Jailed Kashmiri leader and newly elected MP Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known as Engineer Rashid, is likely to take oath on July 5 after the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday gave its consent before a special court. Additional Sessions Judge Chander Jit Singh will pass an order on the matter on Tuesday. […]

Court To Hear Er Rashid’s Interim Bail Plea Today

Court To Hear Er Rashid’s Interim Bail Plea Today

New Delhi: A Delhi court is likely to hear on Saturday further arguments on an application filed by Engineer Rashid, arrested in a 2016 Jammu and Kashmir terror funding case, seeking interim bail to take oath as an MP. Contesting as an independent candidate, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known as Engineer Rashid, defeated former Chief […]

Er Rashid moves Delhi court for bail

Er Rashid moves Delhi court for bail

Srinagar, June 06: Winning independent candidate from north Kashmir’s Baramulla Parliamentary seat, Sheikh Abdul Rashid aka Er Rashid has approached Delhi’s Patiala House Court seeking interim bail to take oath as a Member of Parliament. Rashid emerged victorious from north Kashmir’s Lok Sabha seat in recently concluded Lok Sabha election in the country. He defeated […]

Controversy After Omar Shares News Article On Er Rashid

Controversy After Omar Shares News Article On Er Rashid

SRINAGAR: A controversy erupted after National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah on Thursday posted a news article on a social media platform that suggested Engineer Rashid’s win in the Baramulla Lok Sabha seat will empower “secessionists”. The row broke out after a private television news agency attributed the excerpts of the article shared by the […]

Govt must respect people’s verdict release Er Rashid: Mehbooba

Govt must respect people’s verdict release Er Rashid: Mehbooba

Srinagar: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti said Wednesday the Centre should respect the verdict of the people and release jailed politician Sheikh Abdul Rashid, alias Engineer Rashid, following his win in the Lok Sabha election in Jammu and Kashmir. Engineer Rashid, who is in prison in a terror financing case, emerged a giant slayer in Jammu […]