Kashmir highway closed, Leh and other roads remains shut

Kashmir highway closed, Leh and other roads remains shut

Srinagar: The national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country was closed on Monday due to fresh snowfall while Leh, Mughal road and other roads remained shut. We have suspended all traffic movement on 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway today due to fresh snowfall, a traffic police official […]

Three militants killed as Hapatnar gunfight ends

Three militants killed as Hapatnar gunfight ends

Srinagar: Three militant of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit were killed in an encounter at Hapatnar woods in Charar-e-Shareef area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Monday. A senior police officer told GNS that a joint team of army’s 53 RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search operation in forest area of Hapatnar today early in the […]

Previous PDP-BJP govt alienated Gujjar-Bakerwal community, alleges NC

Previous PDP-BJP govt alienated Gujjar-Bakerwal community, alleges NC

Srinagar: Alleging that previous PDP-BJP government has alienated Gujjar-Bakerwal community,National Conference (NC) on Monday said that tribal development, promotion and safeguarding the interests of the community have always been on the developmental agenda of party. “Our party has always given special attention to Gujjar community by channelizing the resources to stimulate growth amongst the vulnerable tribal communities […]

JRL holds memorial meeting at Gawkadal massacre site

JRL holds memorial meeting at Gawkadal massacre site

Srinagar: “Proclaiming democracy on one hand and using police might to stop peaceful gatherings and tribute assemblies on the other hand are two contradictory things. United India during its struggle for freedom from British occupation witnessed only one Jalianwala Bagh massacre but Kashmiris have witnessed dozens of such massacres carried out by Indian occupational forces from […]