Uri attack aimed at triggering fresh violence in JK: Mehbooba

Uri attack aimed at triggering fresh violence in JK: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: Condemning the militant attack on an army base in Uri, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that the attack appeared to be aimed at triggering fresh violence and creating a war-like situation in Kashmir. The chief minister expressed anguish over the attack and paid rich tributes to the slain soldiers. She extended heartfelt condolences to […]

Entire nation stands behind our army: Congress

Entire nation stands behind our army: Congress

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) has strongly condemned the dastardly terrorist attack at a military installation at Uri. Expressing deep shock and pain over the martyrdom of army personnel, JKPCC has termed it an attack on the unity and integrity of the nation and said that the entire nation is behind […]

Sonia Gandhi calls attack ‘dastardly’

Sonia Gandhi calls attack ‘dastardly’

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi expressed shock and deep distress over the martyrdom of Indian soldiers in the dastardly terrorist attack in Uri. Describing the cowardly terror attack as a deplorable affront on the national conscience, Gandhi expressed the hope that the perpetrators of this dastardly attack as also the forces behind them will […]

Omar condemns attack

Omar condemns attack

Srinagar: National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah on Sunday strongly condemned the attack on an army garrison in Uri and expressed solidarity with the families of the martyred jawans. He extended his heartfelt condolences to them. “This is a highly condemnable and tragic incident. I extend my heartfelt condolences to the families of the martyred […]

Guv, Chief Minister jointly review the security scenario

Guv, Chief Minister jointly review the security scenario

Srinagar: Governor NN Vohra and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti jointly held a high level security review meeting at Raj Bhavan late on Sunday evening in the backdrop of Uri fidayeen attack. A Raj Bhavan spokesperson said the meeting was attended by chief secretary Bhir Ram Sharma, K. Rajendra Kumar, Director General of Police,  BB Vyas, […]

Deadliest militant attack in Kashmir: 17 soldiers killed, 30 injured

Deadliest militant attack in Kashmir: 17 soldiers killed, 30 injured

Soldiers run towards the site where fidayeen attacked an army installation in Uri | Photo: Faisal Khan Srinagar/ Baramulla: Seventeen Indian soldiers were killed and 30 others injured in one of the deadliest strikes on the army in Uri in north Kashmir before the crack of dawn on Sunday. Local residents said they suspected war […]

Mehbooba, others outraged over attack

Mehbooba, others outraged over attack

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that the Uri attack seems to be aimed at “triggering fresh violence and creating a war-like situation in the region. Mehbooba said that the heightened tension in the wake of Uri attack is set to further vitiate the atmosphere in and around Jammu and Kashmir amid increasing Indo-Pak hostility.

India will not be cowed down: Prez

India will not be cowed down: Prez

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee called the attack on an army base at Uri “outrageous” and said India would thwart the “evil designs” of terrorists and their backers. “India will not be cowed down by such attacks,” the President said. Paying rich tributes to brave soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice, the President expressed heartfelt […]

Isolate ‘terrorist state’ Pakistan: Rajnath

Isolate ‘terrorist state’ Pakistan: Rajnath

NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh called Pakistan a “terrorist state” after the Uri attack and said that it should be “isolated”. The home minister, who cancelled his tour to Russia and the US after the dawn attack in Uri, posted a series of tweets taking on Pakistan. “I am deeply disappointed with Pakistan’s continued […]