Ganderbal Youth Held For Rape, POSCO Invoked  

SRINAGAR — A youth has been arrested for allegedly raping a teenager in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, police said on Tuesday. A complaint was received on Sunday evening about the incident at Harran village of Ganderbal area in central Kashmir, a police officer said. The accused, Muhammad Aasif Wani, 20, has been arrested and he […]

15 Quintals Of PDS Rice Seized In Srinagar, Two Held: Police  

SRINAGAR — Police Tuesday seized 15 quintals of subsidized rice from an load carrier near Maisuma Bund here, a day after authorities ordered a probe following the seizure of a huge quantity of rice meant for public distribution from a residential house in the city’s Kral Khud area.   A police spokesperson in a statement said, […]

‘Two-Way Traffic On Sgr-Jammu Highway Within A Week’

SRINAGAR — Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting regarding the issues highlighted by Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industries (KCCI) here today. “Members of KCCI lauded the serious efforts and dedication of Divisional Commissioner to clear 3000 trucks loaded with essential commodities on the National Highway towards valley on Saturday which will […]

Div Com Reviews Amarnath Yatra Arrangements

SRINAGAR — Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan Tuesday chaired a high level meeting of officers to review the arrangements for the smooth conduct of Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra-2019.  Threadbare discussion were held for the smooth conduct of the yatra and various aspects related to the snow clearance on the track, registration, accommodation, medicare facilities, […]

200 Notices Served To Traffic Violators In April

SRINAGAR — To manage the emerging traffic issues in the city, Traffic Police City Srinagar has intensified its drive against the traffic violators since last one month. During the month of April, as many as 200 notices have been served to violators for various violations through concerned police stations, the traffic police said in a statement. […]

Delhi Police Nabs ‘Absconding Militant’ From Srinagar

NEW DELHI — The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested an absconding Jaish-e-Mohammad militant from Srinagar, who was planning to go to Pakistan-administered-Kashmir (PaK), officials said Tuesday. The 51-year-old, who was carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh, has been identified as Abdul Mazeed Baba, a resident of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir, they […]

Lt Gen Ranbir Reviews Kashmir Situation 

SRINAGAR — The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh arrived in Srinagar today to review the prevailing security situation in the Valley. The Army Commander accompanied by the Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen KJS Dhillon, visited the hinterland formations in South Kashmir, army’s defence ministry spokesman said in a statement.  “He was briefed by local […]

Private Schools Body Submits Memo To Labour Commissioner

SRINAGAR — Labour and Provident Fund Commissioner, Bashir Ahmad Khan, today held a meeting with Private Schools’ Association J&K.  The meeting was attended by the Additional Provident Fund Commissioner Kashmir, Deputy P F Commissioner and All Assistant P F Commissioners of Kashmir division.  The Association headed by G.N. Var deliberated upon various important issues regarding […]

Selected SI Candidates Protest Delay In Appointment Letters

JAMMU — Dozens of candidates, who were selected for the post of sub-inspector in Jammu and Kashmir Police in December last year, staged a demonstration here on Tuesday to protest against the delay in issuance of their appointment letters. The protesters blocked the main road outside the official residence of Director General of Police (DGP) […]

Sumbal Child Rape: What Villagers Have To Say

SRINAGAR — Residents of a Bandipora village where a three-year-old girl was raped by her neighbor have denounced attempts by certain vested interests to turn the tragedy into a sectarian issue. ThePrint reported that clashes just outside the village and across Kashmir have residents of Malikpora village in Sumbal area of Bandipora district worried. After the alleged […]

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