Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Human Shield


Used as human shield in 2017, Farooq Ahmed Dar now on poll duty

April 18, 2019 7:45 pm

"Farooq Ahmad Dar is working on consolidated terms as sweeper in the Health Department. He has been posted on election duty," Budgam Chief Medical Officer Nazir Ahmad told PTI.

Major Gogoi indicted: Justice finally done, says 'human shield' Farooq Ahmad Dar

August 27, 2018 6:57 pm

"I am thankful to the Almighty. The person who ruined my life has to face the wrath of God finally. God has his ways to do justice," said Farooq Ahmed Dar, an artisan, who had been used as a 'human shield' by Major Gogoi last year.

Pay Rs10 lakh compensation to ‘human shield’ Farooq Ahmad Dar: Rights body to J&K govt

July 10, 2017 10:22 pm

The SHRC, however, didn’t rule on the role and culpability of the Army officer, citing “limited applicability of the Protection of Human Rights Act 1993 to the state of Jammu and Kashmir”.

Human shield: NHRC seeks action taken report from defence ministry

June 01, 2017 4:03 pm

The complaint was filed by a Bhubaneswar-based activist, who alleged that the Army had violated the law by tying a man to a jeep and using him as a "human shield" against stone stone-pelting in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir in April.

Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi awarded for counter insurgency ops: Here is how things unfolded after ‘human shield’ incident

May 24, 2017 3:48 pm

Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi came under limelight for an incident in Budgam where he is alleged to have ordered to tie a Kashmiri man on the hood of a jeep as a shield against stone-pelters.