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Lok Sabha polls: Traffic police Srinagar issues advisory for motorists

Srinagar : Traffic Police Srinagar city on Wednesday issued a traffic advisory in view of Lok Sabha polls for the Srinagar parliamentary constituency on Thursday, April 17, 2019. “In view of the Lok Sabha Elections-2019 & District Magistrate Srinagar order issued under endstt. No. DMS/Jud/144CrPC/2019/331-334/2019 dated 16.04.2019 to provide hassle-free movement of the polling staff […]

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No ban on civilian traffic today: Police

Agencies Srinagar: There will be no ban on civilian traffic movement on the national highway, the only road linking the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, on Wednesday and vehicles will ply from Jammu to Srinagar, a traffic police official said. Interestingly, no security force convoy would be allowed to ply on the […]

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Thrashing of SDM: J&K Police registers FIR against army

Srinagar: A day after army manhandled Sub- District Magistrate (SDM), Dooru and other government officials in Qazigund area of south Kashmir, Police today filed an FIR against army for allegedly thrashing SDM. Quoting GNS, a senior police officer said that the case under FIR number 61 /2019 under section 323, 341 RPC has been registered in […]

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NIA summons KEA chairman Yaseen Khan

Srinagar : Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers (KTMF) president Yasin Khan, received a summon from the National Investigation Agency (NIA) asking him to be present at the Delhi headquarters for questioning in a funding case. He has been asked to appear before NIA on April 18, 2019, at 10.30 and the summon has been issued by […]

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Dead body recovered from manhole near SMHS in Srinagar

SRINAGAR — A male body was recovered from a manhole near Shri Maharaja Hari Singh (SMHS) hospital in Srinagar on Tuesday. Police officials said that forensic experts have been called in to help the police. The body, police said, has been recovered but the identity is yet to be ascertained, saying that they are ascertaining the identity […]

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Centre wants to change Srinagar central jail into ‘Guantanamo’, says Mehbooba

Srinagar : After protest by the families of the jail inmates of Srinagar Central jail against the recent violent incidents inside the jail the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday alleged that the government of India (GoI) wants to turn the jails in Kashmir into infamous Guantanamo Bay […]

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Minor hit by army vehicle in J&K’s Poonch, dies

Srinagar: A 13-year-old boy was crushed to death by an army vehicle at Gulpore area of Poonch district on Tuesday afternoon. Reports said that the minor boy Sajad Ahmad son of Mohd Taj of Gulpore was injured critically after being hit by an army vehicle in the area. Sajad was immediately taken to district hospital […]

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Militants attack residence of NC leader in south Kashmir’s Tral

Srinagar: Militants Tuesday afternoon  hurled a grenade upon the house of National Conference leader Muhammad Ashraf Bhat at Upper Tral. Sources said that the grenade attack took place while Ashraf was addressing his workers inside his house. However the grenade exploded outside the house. No loss of life or injury was reported in the incident. […]

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Kashmiri student’s body, who died in Bangladesh, reaches Anantnag

Agencies Srinagar :    Body of a Kashmiri student, who died in Bangladesh, reached her native village on Monday, officials said. Body of Quaratul Ain, a resident of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, reached her native village on Monday where her last rites were performed, the officials said. They said Quaratul Ain, a fourth-year MBBS student, […]

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Handwara youth booked under PSA, shifted to Kotbhalwal jail

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police booked a youth under Public Safety Act (PSA) in Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district and shifted him to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu. Identified as Aijaz Ahamd Bhat son of late Habibullah Bhat, a resident of Nihama Kralgund, a police official said that he was shifted to Kot Bhalwal […]

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