Exemption sought for ambulances, school buses during convoy movement

Exemption sought for ambulances, school buses during convoy movement

Srinagar: The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) on Thursday called for a report from the J&K Director General of Police (DGP) regarding exemption of ambulances and school buses from the ambit of restrictions during military/ paramilitary convoy movement. Commission Chairperson Rtd Justice Bilal Nazki issued the notice to the state police chief calling for a […]

SHRC seeks report on civilian killed in Handwara gunfight

SHRC seeks report on civilian killed in Handwara gunfight

SRINAGAR: The State Human Rights Commission has sought a report on the killing of a civilian during a gunfight at Babagund Handwara in the last week of February. The SHRC sought report on the killing of Waseem Ahmad from Commissioner Secretary Home, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Director General of Police, Deputy Commissioner Kupwara and Senior Superintendent […]

IGP Kashmir asks police to adopt people-friendly approach

IGP Kashmir asks police to adopt people-friendly approach

SRINAGAR: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Zone S P Pani while interacting with police personnel and officials at Shopian on Friday stressed upon them to adopt people friendly attitude while carrying out their duties. He urged upon the officers to prioritise the redressal of grievances reported at police stations in a professional manner and hold […]

JK Police sends out advisory on fake calls asking for details on security situation

JK Police sends out advisory on fake calls asking for details on security situation

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday sent out an advisory cautioning against phone calls by people impersonating as senior officers and asking for details on the security situation in the state. The advisory was circulated to all police officers, the state bureaucracy as well as panchayat heads and others. Officials said the advisory was […]

No signs of decline in Pak-sponsored militancy in JK: DGP

No signs of decline in Pak-sponsored militancy in JK: DGP

JAMMU: Asserting that there was “no signs of decline” in Pakistan-sponsored militancy, Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police Dilbagh Singh on Monday said the government forces were determined to restore peace in the state. The statement comes days after 49 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel died in an attack orchestrated by Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) […]

Jama’at chief, several others sent to Central Jail Srinagar

Jama’at chief, several others sent to Central Jail Srinagar

BUDGAM: Abdul Hameed Fayaz, the president of Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu & Kashmir, along with scores of Hurriyat and Jama’at leaders were shifted to Srinagar Central Jail on Monday from various police stations they were detained at after being arrested in night raids at their homes two days ago. Senior Superintendent of Police Budgam, Amod Kumar Nagpure, […]