The BSF on Wednesday said that it had killed two Pakistani drug smugglers and recovered 4 kg of contraband from an area under Shahpur out post in Amritsar sector.
“Our investigations into the matter are in progress and we are also not ruling out it being a fratricide killing,” a senior police officer said. The officer said what was baffling is that there has been no reported movement of militants in the area during the recent past.
Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi has said that the prime minister will highlight the Kashmir issue and other issues of concern to Pakistan.
“If they (Pakistan) focus on an issue which has not been on the discussion table in the UN now for decades, not for years, for decades…, if this is what they want to focus on, so be it. To be his own…Miyan ki daud masjid tak,” Akbaruddin said.
The party delegation is on a two-day visit to Kashmir to attend a series of meetings on the current situation in the valley. The AICC’s ‘Policy and Planning’ group was formed in April in the wake of widespread violence in the state during the Srinagar Lok Sabha bypolls.
Two militants were killed as security forces foiled an infiltration bid in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir
BSF jawan killed: Constable Bajinder Bahadur of Uttar Pradesh was posted at Border Out Post (BOP) Chenaz. He succumbed to injuries on the way to hospital.
Rajnath Singh reiterated his warning to the neighbouring country on ceasefire violations, saying that “BSF and the Army are giving a befitting reply and they will soon create a situation that will force Pakistan to stop unprovoked firing on the Indian side”.
“Problems in Kashmir due to decades of Congress misrule and due to his grandfather’s policies,” BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav said.
“He (Sheikh) has posted a video on Facebook which we don’t take as his official resignation,” IG, Kashmir, Muneer Khan told The Indian Express. “He has not given anything in writing”.
Kamran was arrested by the NIA on Tuesday. The agency said he was involved in throwing stones during clashes between local youths and security forces.
According to SSP Srinagar, some miscreant tried to throw a grenade on the deployment but reportedly it exploded close to him. The miscreant himself was injured also injured in the attack.
The issue of Kashmir, a place which was once a seat of Vedic learning and austerities by seers, should have been resolved like Hyderabad, the BJP leader said.
Kashmir report: Here is the full text of the Yashwant Sinha-led Concerned Citizens Groups report on the situation in Kashmir.
“We condemn it (the killing of the policeman) in the strongest possible words. This is real face of terrorism, which is thrust upon us by Pakistan. Pakistan has no respect for the auspicious day (of Eid),” Singh told reporters in Jammu.