Home / 2018 / January / 06

Daily Archives: January 6, 2018

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti on Friday distributed appointment orders among yet another group of victims of pellet injuries during the law and order situations in the valley, an official spokesman said in a statement. “The Chief Minister, it may be mentioned here, had distributed appointment orders among a similar group of pellet victims on December 05, 2017. Earlier on September 14 and 28, she had also disbursed financial assistance among such pellet victims. Besides, the Chief Minister had supervised the treatment of these victims as well,” Spokesman said. “Mehbooba Mufti, it may be mentioned here, has initiated a series of measures for the rehabilitation, social integration and empowerment of youth of the State. Recently she directed withdrawal of cases against more than four thousand youth involved in various cases of law and order nature. The step was widely hailed by all sections of society.”

Srinagar, Hurriyat chairman (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Saturday expressed the serious concern over Sopore massacre in which 57 civilians were killed on January 06, 1993. “and property including 120 houses and 400 shops burnt down by them and none of the perpetrators held accountable. When will we get justice we ask?(sic),” Mirwaiz tweeted. ...

Read More »

Sopore Blast: The Complete Story

SRINAGAR: On the 25th anniversary of the Sopore massacre, a perennial remembrance of the killings and arson that BSF resorted to in 1993, was known to one and all. The border guards, then, were reacting to the snatching of an LMG that a border guard had left unmanned in the ...

Read More »