Sikh organisation demands probe into govt packages for Kashmiri Pandits

Sikh organisation demands probe into govt packages for Kashmiri Pandits

Srinagar: A Sikh organisation on Thursday demanded a high-level probe into various packages announced by successive governments at the New Delhi for Kashmiri Pandits and alleged that other communities in Jammu and Kashmir have been ignored. “Over the years, it has been observed that the governments in New Delhi have been announcing packages for Kashmiri […]

35A: KPs, Sikhs protest together with JKLF

35A: KPs, Sikhs protest together with JKLF

SRINAGAR: Joining the chorus for defending Article 35A, members of the Kashmiri Pandit and Sikh communities who are currently living in Kashmir held joint protest demonstrations with groups part of the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) here on Thursday, along with several civil society groups and trade union leaders. A protest to defend Article 35A was […]

Kashmiri Pandits reach Khrew for annual fair

Kashmiri Pandits reach Khrew for annual fair

PAMPORE: Scores of migrant Kashmiri Pandits from the different parts of country on Thursday attended annual fair at the Jawala Ji temple Khrew area of Pampore in south Kashmir. Eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader that hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits congregated at the Jawala Ji temple at Khrew and celebrated the annual festival known as Haar Tshodah. […]

No militant threat to Amarnath pilgrims: Hizb Commander

No militant threat to Amarnath pilgrims: Hizb Commander

Invites KPs to return, offers personal land to one family Srinagar: Hizbul-ul-Mujahideen on Tuesday rejected as baseless the claims by police of militant threats to Amarnath pilgrims. Rather, the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo, invited the Hindu pilgrims to the annual pilgrimage without even security, a local news agency GNS reported. In a new audio clip […]

Pandits gather at Kheer Bhawani temple for festival

Pandits gather at Kheer Bhawani temple for festival

Tulmulla: The Kheer Bhawani mela, one of the most important festivals of Kashmiri Pandits, saw thousands of devotees thronging the temple of Mata Kheer Bhawani in Tulmulla area of Ganderbal on Wednesday. The devotees offered prayers and sang hymns in praise of the goddess at the temple situated among majestic chinar trees. Thousands of Kashmiri […]

Pandith organisation observes hunger strike, demands end of blood shed

Pandith organisation observes hunger strike, demands end of blood shed

Sheikh Uzair Srinagar: Kashmir Pandits under the banner of Jammu and Kashmir Reconciliation Front, Wednesday held a day-long hunger strike here to express solidarity and with Kashmiri Muslim brethren to draw the attention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is visiting Jammu and Kashmir on 19th May to end the ‘sufferings’ here. Earlier also in […]

Kashmiri Pandits pay obeisance at Sopore temple

Kashmiri Pandits pay obeisance at Sopore temple

Praise local Muslims for arrangements Sopore: Scores of Kashmiri Pandits on Tuesday thronged the Nandkishor Asthpan temple at Seer Jagir village of Sopore to pay obeisance. Kashmiri pandits have been visiting the Seer village to pray at the temple from many years. Keeping alive the traditional amity between the two communities, local Muslims in the […]

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