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Monday, July 23, 2018

Naveed Iqbal


Jammu and kashmir police to get body cameras
Fri, Jul 20, 2018

“The J&K Police force is about 90,000 strong, so the body cameras can’t be available for everyone. They will first be provided for law and order personnel and the traffic police,” said DGP S P Vaid.

Was his life worth Rs 500, asks J&K constable whose brother died in Army fire
Sun, Jul 15, 2018

Wasim and Talib’s younger brother, 22-year-old Khalid Gaffar Malik, was killed after being hit in the neck at close range by a bullet allegedly fired by the Army in Trehgam in Kupwara, North Kashmir, Wednesday.

If Delhi tries to break PDP, outcome will be dangerous: Mehbooba Mufti
Sat, Jul 14, 2018

Emphasising that “without Delhi” there can be no break up or alliance in J&K, Mehbooba said the PDP is intact and “homes have problems that can be resolved”.

Man killed in Kupwara Army firing: FIR lodged, magisterial probe ordered
Fri, Jul 13, 2018

The reason behind the speedy decision to initiate the magisterial inquiry, government sources say, is the worry that the protests that were mostly restricted in south Kashmir till now, may spread to north Kashmir too.

Departmental inquiry initiated against J&K IAS officer Shah Faesal for ‘sarcastic’ tweet
Wed, Jul 11, 2018

"Rape is not part of government policy that criticism of rape would mean criticism of government policy and invite action. If it's so then I plead guilty," Faesal told The Indian Express.

Day after his abduction, J&K policeman’s body found
Sat, Jul 07, 2018

Dar, 25, served in the personal security escort of former Shopian SSP Shailendra Mishra. Mishra and his team were instrumental in killing several militants in south Kashmir in the last few years, sources said.

Jammu and Kashmir: PDP rift widens, two more MLAs against Mehbooba Mufti
Wed, Jul 04, 2018

Besides Imran and Abid Ansari, the MLA from Zadibal constituency, PDP’s Tangmarg MLA Mohammad Abbas Wani and his counterpart from Noorabad, Abdul Majeed Paddar, have joined the chorus against the former chief minister.

Cracks in PDP as former minister claims Mehbooba Mufti let her family hijack party
Tue, Jul 03, 2018

Imran Raza Ansari, who was a PDP minister in the alliance government with the BJP, said: “The party has been hijacked by vested interests. She (Mehbooba) chose her cronies over elected members to run the party and the government.’’

Flood alert in central, south Kashmir as Jhelum swells
Sun, Jul 01, 2018

Five flood-related deaths reported, Amarnath Yatra suspended

Plot to kill Shujaat Bukhari hatched in Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Toiba behind it: J&K Police
Fri, Jun 29, 2018

IG SP Pani released names and photographs of four people identified in the murder of senior journalist which include Sajjad Gul LeT operative from Srinagar, Azad Ahmad Malik alias Dada from Anantnag, Muzafar Ahmad Bhat and Naveed Jatt.

J&K: Gunbattle near Amarnath Yatra route, four ISJK militants killed
Sat, Jun 23, 2018

In what is the first acknowledgement of possible IS presence in the region, J&K Police claimed that the militants killed in Anantnag were associated with the ISJK.

J&K Governor calls all-party meet NC, Cong for fresh elections, PDP in no hurry
Sat, Jun 23, 2018

The PDP said in a statement that Mehbooba Mufti conveyed her concern over the protection of the state’s special status and pursuance of Kathua case with all seriousness.

Anantnag: Gunbattle near Amarnath Yatra route, four militants killed
Fri, Jun 22, 2018

DGP Sesh Paul Vaid said the militants are reportedly members of the Islamic State Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK), which is affiliated to the Islamic State.

J&K Governor NN Vohra calls all-party meeting today
Fri, Jun 22, 2018

Heads of all political parties in the state have been invited to attend the meeting at 4.30 pm in Raj Bhavan. Former PWD Minister Naeem Akhtar told The Indian Express that Mufti would appoint “a senior party leader to attend the meeting”.

Jammu and Kashmir sites await UNESCO heritage tag as state sits on nominations
Sun, Jun 10, 2018

According to UNESCO’s procedure for inscription, once a site has been named in a country’s “tentative list” for consideration by the World Heritage Committee, “a State Party can plan when to present a nomination file”.

At Srinagar’s Jamia Masjid on last Friday of Ramzan — and ceasefire
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

As soon as the namaz ends, at about 2.35 pm, the youths bring out the flags, the banners and the slogans and begin a march towards Nowhatta police station.

Protests over youth crushed by CRPF vehicle, grenade blasts put Srinagar on edge
Sun, Jun 03, 2018

Qaiser Amin Bhat, who was among the hundreds who had turned out to protest against the firing of tear gas shells outside the Jama Masjid on May 25, was knocked down by a CRPF vehicle at Srinagar’s Nowhatta.

Srinagar arrest order: Filling jails no option, police counsel and then release beggars
Wed, May 30, 2018

Deputy Commissioner Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, who passed the order in his capacity as District Magistrate, said beggars create “massive nuisance” for the public, especially at traffic signals.

24 injured in clash between protesters, security forces in Srinagar
Sat, May 26, 2018

According to police sources, the police and CRPF were deployed in the area “to facilitate the worshippers and prevent any untoward incident” on the second Friday of Ramzan.

Deputy Commissioner orders arrest of beggars in Srinagar, 70 held
Fri, May 25, 2018

The police officer, who passed the order in his capacity as Srinagar District Magistrate, said that beggars create “massive nuisance” for the public, especially at traffic signals.