Counter-insurgency ops will be much easier during Governor’s rule: J&K police chief

Counter-insurgency ops will be much easier during Governor’s rule: J&K police chief

Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid Wednesday said that counter-insurgency operations will be “much easier” for forces during Governor’s rule.  “I think, operations will continue. Only thing was in between during this period, operations were stopped. They were going on earlier also. But we will intensify these operations in days […]

Armyman kidnapped in Shopian, manhunt launched

Armyman kidnapped in Shopian, manhunt launched

An army personnel who was reportedly posted as PSO of Major Shukla was kidnapped from a private passenger vehicle near Kalampora between Shadimarg and Shopian on Thursday afternoon, local reports said. A local report identified the abducted army personnel as Aurangzaib, a resident of Pir Panchal region. The report said that Aurangzaib had gone on […]

2 militants from Shopian arrested in Rajouri: Police

2 militants from Shopian arrested in Rajouri: Police

Government forces Monday arrested two militants at a checkpoint in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district today, police said. A joint check-post of Rajouri Police, 72 battalion of CRPF and Army (38 RR) was set up on Rajouri-DKG road in the early hours after weapons and ammunition were stolen by some militants from a police barrack […]

Ahead of Modi’s JK visit, militants attack cops in Srinagar, flee with 3 guns

Ahead of Modi’s JK visit, militants attack cops in Srinagar, flee with 3 guns

Srinagar: A group of suspected militants reportedly attacked a guard post of a hotel near Dal lake here on late Thursday and decamped with three rifles, two days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Jammu Kashmir. Three INSAS rifles of the policemen guarding Hotel Hillskart at Buchwara in Dalgate area were snatched by […]

Police rebut reports of 2 Baramulla youth joining militancy

Police rebut reports of 2 Baramulla youth joining militancy

Jammu and Kashmir Police Thursday refuted the rumours spread over social media about two youth joining militant ranks in Baramulla district. “Rumours being spread on social media networks about two boys of Palhallan Pattan joining militant ranks are completely wrong,” a police official said. “Such rumours are strongly rebutted. People are requested not to pay […]

Special training programme for Juvenile Justice Act held at DPL Srinagar

Special training programme for Juvenile Justice Act held at DPL Srinagar

Srinagar: Special interaction-cum-training Programme for Police officers of  District Police Srinagar was held today at DPL Srinagar, a police official said. SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray IPS was the chief guest on the occasion. Chairperson CWC (Child Welfare Committee) Munazah Gulzar attended the programme as a special guest. DySP Hq Srinagar, Senior Prosecuting Officer DPO Srinagar, Prosecuting officers […]