Police protection withdrawn a year ago, LAWDA’s demolition squad faces regular assaults

Police protection withdrawn a year ago, LAWDA’s demolition squad faces regular assaults

Srinagar: Lack of police force for protection of demolition squads of the Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) is hampering efforts to curb illegal construction in and around the besieged Dal Lake. Since June last year, the government has withdrawn an exclusive police force meant for protection of LAWDA’s demolition squads. This, according to officials, […]

SSP Srinagar chairs PCPG meeting at PS Khanyar

Srinagar: Continuing its initiative to reach public, Srinagar police facilitated a Police Community Partnership Group meeting at Police Station Khanyar. The meeting was chaired by SSP Srinagar Dr. Haseeb Mughar. Civil society members from Khanyar, Nowhatta and Rainawari participated in the meeting. While speaking on the occasion, SSP Srinagar Dr. Haseeb Mughal deliberated on various […]

Police holds public meetings at PS Nowgam, Soura and Kangan, Ganderbal

SRINAGAR: As a part of its public outreach programme, Srinagar Police organized police public meetings at Police Station Nowgam and Police Station Soura. The meeting at Police Station Nowgam was chaired by SHO PS Nowgam. Respectable citizens of Lasjan and Summerbug villages of Nowgam Srinagar participated in the meeting. Also a similar meet was held […]

Mirwaiz on crusade against drugs: ‘We must fight this menace together’

Mirwaiz on crusade against drugs: ‘We must fight this menace together’

Srinagar: The Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has found a new cause: social issues and evils in Kashmir Valley. As on the previous Friday, the Mirwaiz’s sermon at Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid today voiced this concern, singling out the growing drug abuse in Kashmir. Speaking from the pulpit, Kashmir’s chief cleric strongly highlighted […]

Party leaders visit slain SHO’s residence

Party leaders visit slain SHO’s residence

Srinagar: The National Conference leaders on Wednesday visited the house of slain SHO’s Arshad Khan at Balgarden, Karan Nagar to share the sorrow with the grief-stricken family. The delegation led by party’s provincial president Nasir Aslam Wani, the statement said. Wani while condoling with the grieved family members prayed for peace to the soul of […]

Advisor hails slain police officer’s courage

Advisor hails slain police officer’s courage

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel have laid down their lives for peace and tranquillity in the state and the attrition will only steel our resolve, Advisor to the Governor K Vijay Kumar said here on Monday. He paid floral tributes to police officer Arshad Khan, who was injured in a militant attack in Anantnag […]

SHO Arshad Khan injured in Anantnag attack succumbs at AIIMS Delhi

SHO Arshad Khan injured in Anantnag attack succumbs at AIIMS Delhi

New Delhi: Station House Officer Sadder Police station Anantnag Arshad Ahmed Khan, who suffered grave injures in Wednesday’s militant attack in Anantnag, died at the premier AIIMS here on Sunday, officials said. With his death, the toll in the attack rose to six, including five CRPF personnel. Khan, 37, was flown to Delhi this afternoon […]

Big loss to police, says Governor

Big loss to police, says Governor

Srinagar: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday expressed grief over the demise of Station House Officer (SHO), Sadder Police Station, Anantnag Arshad Khan. Khan, who was injured in a Fidayeen attack at Anantnag on June 13 succumbed to injuries at AIIMS in Delhi on Sunday. In his message, Governor has paid rich tributes to Khan […]

2 Lashkar militants smoked out of house, gunned down in Sangam

2 Lashkar militants smoked out of house, gunned down in Sangam

Photojournalists thrashed by police at gunfight site Anantnag: Two militants of the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), one of them a businessman from Pampore town who had gone missing some 10 days back, were killed on Friday in a brief gunfight with government forces here in Sangam area of south Kashmir’s Awantipora police district. The slain militants have […]

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