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Locals accuse army of thrashing Imams for offering funeral of slain suicide bomber

Locals accuse army of thrashing Imams for offering funeral of slain suicide bomber

Police says verifying facts Srinagar, February 16: Two religious preachers were allegedly beaten to pulp during a nocturnal raid in South kashmir’s Shopian district. Sources told KNO that at around 3 am on Saturday night forces barged into the house of Molvi Mohammad Ahsan in Wathoo shirmal area of South…

Harrassment of Kashmiris in Jammu, protests in Aantnag

Harrassment of Kashmiris in Jammu, protests in Aantnag

Anantnag, February 16: Protests erupted in Lal chowk area of Anantnag on Saturday over harrassment of Kashmiris in Jammu. Protesting youth clashed with government forces and forces were trying to disperse the youth. “Youth protested against the harassment of Kashmiris in Jammu and other parts of India. They assembled at…

Army on vandalising rampage in Churat Qazigund damage property, allege locals

Army on vandalising rampage in Churat Qazigund damage property, allege locals

Kulgam, February 16: Army on Friday evening went on a vandalising rampage and harrassed people in Churat Village of Kulgam district, locals alleged. According to locals of the Churat Village in Qazigund, as told to KNO, at around 7: 45 PM an Army party barged into the village and began…

Forces launch search operation in Tral village

Forces launch search operation in Tral village

Tral, February 16: Government forces on Saturday morning launched cordon and search operation in Khangund village in Tral area of South kashmir’s Pulwama district. Official sources told that on specific information abouts the militant movement in the area, forces including 42 RR, CRPF and Special operation group (SOG) of jammu…

Death toll in Kashmir suicide bombing rises to 49

Death toll in Kashmir suicide bombing rises to 49

Srinagar, Feb 15:  The death toll in a horrific suicide bombing on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir rose to 49 on Friday after four more of the injured troopers succumbed to their injuries here, an official said. The latest casualties were occupants of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)…

Bar on civilian traffic during security convoys in Kashmir

Bar on civilian traffic during security convoys in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 15:  No more civilian traffic will be allowed in Jammu and Kashmir when convoys of security forces move on roads, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh announced on Friday. “It has been decided that whenever convoys of security forces move on roads, civilian traffic will not be allowed during that…

Post-Pulwama, troop movement a big challenge

Post-Pulwama, troop movement a big challenge

New Delhi, Feb 15:  The Pulwama attack has forced the forces to go back to the operation table to rework the entire security matrix as they fear that deployment of troops will be impacted in the state if the vehicle-ramming tactics by terrorists become a norm. The officials said the Central…

NIA collects samples from blast scene in Lethpora

NIA collects samples from blast scene in Lethpora

New Delhi, Feb 15:  A day after 49 CRPF troopers were killed in a terror strike in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday collected materials required for forensic evaluation from the blast site, officials said. An NIA official said: “Considering the status of the scene of…

Pulwama aftermath: Mehbooba urges Rajnath Singh to ensure safety of minorities, Kashmiris outside valley

Pulwama aftermath: Mehbooba urges Rajnath Singh to ensure safety of minorities, Kashmiris outside valley

Srinagar, Feb 15: Former chief minister and president Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba Mufti on Friday urged the Home Minister Rajnath Singh to take requisite measures so that minorities and especially Kashmiris outside valley aren’t intimidated or harassed by miscreants. Mehbooba in her message stated that while every person from Kashmir…

Don’t use Pulwama attack as an excuse to harm, attack and harass Jammu Muslims

Don’t use Pulwama attack as an excuse to harm, attack and harass Jammu Muslims

Kashmiris or any other civilized society does not celebrate deaths ………Er. Rasheed Srinagar 15 February: Expressing anger and anguish over hooliganism by miscreants of various right wing organizations at various places in Jammu city, AIP President Er. Rasheed has urged law enforcing agencies and civil administration to ensure protection to…