Jammu And Kashmir Police

  • Pakistan to release 27 Indian trucks detained in PoK February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Pakistan has agreed to release 27 Indian trucks which were detained in Pakistanoccupied Kashmir (PoK) almost three weeks after the incident, sources said on Wednesday. Authorities in PoK had detained the drivers and their trucks carrying goods from India to demand the release of their trucks and drivers detained...
  • J&K: One policeman killed in encounter with terrorists January 7, 2014

    Srinagar: One police officer was killed and three others injured during a fierce encounter between a group of terrorists and security forces at Chanakhan area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir. State Inspector General of Police AG Mir said a police team, assisted by army personnel, went to search an...
  • Srinagar: Shia youngsters clash with police November 13, 2013

    Srinagar: A group of Shia youngsters clashed with the Jammu and Kashmir Police in Srinagar on Wednesday. The people were part of a religious procession that was taken out ahead of Muharram which is on Friday. However, there was no report of any casualties. Police officials used tear gas to disperse the...
  • J&K Police constable arrested for allegedly killing CRPF personnel September 16, 2013

    Jammu: A CRPF personnel was on Monday allegedly killed by a Jammu and Kashmir Police constable in Jammu. The incident took place in the Jammu Police Control Room. The CRPF personnel succumbed to his bullet injuries in a Jammu hospital. The accused policeman has been arrested. According to police sources, the incident...
  • J&K subinspector arrested for running a militant module June 5, 2013

    Jammu: An 'encounter specialist' subinspector, who was instrumental in the killing of 68 militants in the DodaKishtwar belt, was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly running a militant module in Jammu and Kashmir. A recipient of President's gallantry award, SI Shiv Kumar Sharma was arrested in Doda for his alleged involvement...
  • Delhi: Suspected Hizbul militant Liaqat Shah seeks bail May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Suspected Hizbul militant Liaqat Shah on Monday approached a special NIA court in the capital seeking bail in a case of alleged conspiracy to carry out terror attacks in Delhi, claiming that no concrete evidence had been found against him during probe. Forty fiveyearold Shah, who was arrested by...
  • J&K police was not consulted in Liaqat's arrest: Sources May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has discovered that the Jammu and Kashmir Police was not consulted before Hizbul terrorist Liaqat Shah was arrested by the Delhi Police from Nepal border, sources said on Wednesday. Liaqat was travelling with family as per the surrender policy and the J&K police was...
  • Liaqat arrest a failure of J&K surrender policy: Omar March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has admitted that the row over the arrest of terrorist Liaqat Ali has been a failure of his surrender policy. But, speaking to CNNIBN, Omar claimed there is no clash between the state and the Centre, but only between the Delhi...
  • Kashmir Police could be deployed on Nepal border March 27, 2013

    New Delhi: India's home ministry is examining the possibility of deploying Jammu and Kashmir Police along the Nepal border in the wake of recent controversy over the arrest of suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militant Liyaqat Shah, official sources said on Tuesday. They said the that the move was aimed at improving the...
  • Jammu and Kashmir Police not being disarmed: Omar March 25, 2013

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday trashed the reports that police personnel in the state have been deprived of necessary arms and ammunition while dealing with critical situations. "To say that we have not given them arms is wrong, we have given them both weapons as...
  • Liaqat Shah a rehabilitated terrorist or an active operative? March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The controversy over the arrest of Liaqat Shah continues. Is he a rehabilitated militant or an active operative planning a terror strike in Delhi? Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah wants the NIA to probe the matter. Delhi Police sources Liaqat is part of a terror plot...
  • The Jammu and Kashmir Police Act is similar to AFSPA, says Prakash Javadekar March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP on Tuesday expressed its disagreement with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over repealing of Armed Forces Special Powers Act, saying the state should not speak against this law as it has already passed a similar legislation in its Assembly. "Omar Abdullah's own state has passed a...
  • Police clash with protesters in Srinagar November 23, 2012

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police fired tear gas shells and used baton to disperse a Muharram procession in in Srinagar's Batmaloo area on Friday. The protestors pelted stones on the police and a fierce clash is going on in the area. Authorities on Friday imposed curfew like restrictions in Srinagar city...
  • Laila's father heads to Nashik to give DNA sample July 11, 2012

    Maharashtra Police on Tuesday recovered bones from missing Bollywood starlet Laila Khan's farmhouse in Igatpuri. ...
  • Police recover bones from Laila Khan's farmhouse July 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Police on Tuesday recovered bones from Bollywood starlet Laila Khan's farmhouse in Igatpuri near Nashik. The bones will be sent for forensic examination. A key suspect, Parvez Tak led the police to the farmhouse to corroborate his claims that Laila Khan and her family were murdered. Earlier,...
  • Laila Khan murder: Mumbai police to question Tak July 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Mumbai Police is in the process of taking main accused Pervez Tak to Mumbai for further investigation in the death of missing starlet Laila Khan after they were given transit remand of Tak. Sources in the Jammu and Kashmir police have confirmed that Laila and her five...
  • Laila Khan case: 'Maharashtra police needs to take the next step' July 7, 2012

    The Mumbai Police now have in their custody Parvaiz Tak who claimed that Laila and her family were killed in Mumbai. ...
  • Laila Khan's stepfather Asif Sheikh arrested July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: In another breakthrough in the Laila Khan case, the Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday claimed to have arrested the Bollywood starlets stepfather Asif Sheikh in Bangalore. Sheikh had married Laila's mother after she divorced her first husband. The Jammu and Kashmir police and their Mumbai counterparts will...
  • Laila murder: J&K Police to visit Mumbai for probe July 5, 2012

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police is likely to visit Mumbai to probe the alleged murder of missing Bollywood starlet Laila Khan. This came after the police said that Laila Khan and her family members were killed in Mumbai. Garib Das, DIG Doda Ramban range, said, "The police are looking at...
  • 'LeT now targets local youths with passports' March 2, 2012

    Srinagar: Following the arrest of suspected terrorists in Delhi on Thursday, Kashmir's top cop said LashkareTaiba has begun using local boys, as its foreign cadres started coming under pressure from the security forces. Changing its strategy, the LashkareTaiba (LeT) guerrilla outfit has been trying to engage local boys, holding passports, after...
  • J&K police's deaddiction centre a hit with the youth February 3, 2012

    Srinagar: The police in Jammu and Kashmir, mostly in the news for all the wrong reasons, are in the limelight this time. They have set up a drug deaddiction centre in the valley to help the youth. Faisal (name changed) says, "My friends gave me the pills... first, they gave me...
  • PDP leader Baig rejects CBI's Shopian case probe December 15, 2009

    New Delhi/Srinagar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday said the deaths of two women in Kashmir's Shopian district in May were due to drowning and neither of them was raped or murdered. Opposition parties reacted with outrage and alleged a coverup. ...
  • Uproar over Shopian case in JK Assembly August 13, 2009

    Srinagar: The Shopian rape and murder caused an uproar in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday after Central Forensic Sciences Laboratory (CFSL) reports that DNA samples of the victims had allegedly been tampered with. The report has further puts the Omar Abdullah government in a spot. The case is...
  • Shopian murder: Four cops arrested after HC order July 15, 2009

    Srinagar: Four suspended cops were arrested on Wednesday evening after the Jammu and Kashmir High Court so ordered and asked police to profile their DNA for their alleged involvement in the "heinous crime of rape followed by murder" of two south Kashmir women on May 30. A division bench of Chief...
  • JK Police kills top Lashkar man, 2 more gun battles January 28, 2009

    Srinagar: Three bloody encounters where three army men killed and seven troopers were injured. Despite the hefty cost, security forces have managed to deal what is perhaps a major blow to the Lashker E Taiba. One of militants killed in an encounter in is Abu Hamza, a Pakistani who has been...