Bareilly (UP): The Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) here has taken action against three Kashmiri girls for allegedly posting adverse remarks against the Indian Army on social media, a senior official said Thursday.
After the deadly Pulwama attack on February 14, these girls allegedly made some adverse and objectionable comments on a Whatsapp group in which other students were also members, the official said.
After the matter came to light, the institute conducted a probe and action was taken thereafter.
“The action against the three Kashmiri girl students was taken on Wednesday after a probe and local intelligence report. While fellowship of two girls has been stopped, admission of one other has been cancelled,” Registrar, IVRI, Rakesh Kumar said.
He said the two students, whose fellowship was stopped, have been warned not to indulge in any such activities in the future failing which they will be expelled.
40 CRPF personnel were killed and five injured last week in one of the deadlies attacks in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district for which the Jaish-e-Mohammad has taken responsibility.
Seven Kashmiri students were earlier this week suspended by Roorkee-based Quantum Global University for their alleged anti-national posts on social media.(PTI)
[2/21, 17:14] Admin: Yasin Malik disputes govt claims on security withdrawal: ‘I never enjoyed any govt protection’
Srinagar |Feb 21 2019: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Yasin Malik on Thursday disputed the government order of withdrawing his security, saying that he never enjoyed any government protection.
In a statement, the governor Satyapal Malik administration last night said that the security of eighteen separatist leaders including Yasin Malik has been withdrawn following Pulwama attack.
Addressing a press conference at his office in Srinagar, Yasin Malik said that he had turned down the repeated offers by the police to provide him security.
“Every time they offered me security, I turned it down. I strongly believe that the life and death are in the hands of Almight Allah,” Yasin Malik told journalists at his Abi Guzar office.
“This is utter dishonesty on the part of the government,” Yasin Malik said on the notification issued by the governor administration last night.