NC WORKER

  • NC worker death: Omar, aides get clean chit April 30, 2012

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has finally been given a clean chit in the death case of National Conference party worker Haji Yousuf. The chief minister was exonerated in a magisterial inquiry, which said that the party worker died of heart attack. Omar, however, refused to comment on the...
  • NC worker's death: Counsel visits Omar's house March 14, 2012

    Srinagar: The counsel for the family of deceased National Conference worker Syed Mohammad Yusuf on Wednesday visited Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's residence in Srinagar. Mushtaq Ahmad Dar, counsel for the family of Yusuf, who died in police custody last year, visited the camp office inside Omar's residence. Dar's visit to the...
  • NC worker's death: Justice Bedi to start probe November 28, 2011

    Srinagar: Former Supreme Court Judge HS Bedi, who was appointed as head of the oneman enquiry commission to probe National Conference worker Syed Mohammad Yusuf Shah's death, is likely to begin his work from Wednesday. Justice Bedi arrived Srinagar on Monday and the state government is expected to provide office for...
  • Omar diverting from NC worker's death: PDP November 15, 2011

    Jammu: PDP on Tuesday accused Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah of using the AFSPA issue to divert people's attention from the mysterious death of a National Conference leader. "AFSPA issue is being used to divert attention of people from the custodial death of the NC worker," PDP Chief Mehbooba...
  • NC worker's death: No CBI probe, says court November 1, 2011

    New Delhi: A Jammu and Kashmir court on Tuesday dismissed a petition seeking a CBI probe into the death of of the National Conference (NC) worker Haji Yousuf. The plea was filed by the son of slain NC worker Yousuf. The family of the deceased claims Yousuf died after he was...
  • NC worker case: SC notice to Centre, Omar October 31, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government on a plea for CBI probe into mysterious death of National Conference (NC) activist Mohd Yousuf Haji. The PIL filed by Panthers Party chief Bhim Singh seeks a CBI probe into Yousuf's death. The apex...
  • SC to hear plea on J&K NC worker's death October 31, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL petition on death of National Conference (NC) worker Haji Saeed Yousuf in Jammu and Kashmir's police custody. The PIL seeks a CBI probe into Yousuf's death. Haji Yousuf was the same National Conference worker who died in police custody after he was...
  • J&K: HC rejects Govt plea for custodial death probe October 29, 2011

    Srinagar: Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court rejects state government's request for services of a sitting HC judge to probe death of National Conference (NC) worker Haji Saeed Yousuf. The state government had asked the Chief Justice to spare the services of a sitting judge to probe the circumstances...
  • NC worker death: Order on CBI probe reserved October 29, 2011

    Srinagar: A Jammu and Kashmir has reserved its verdict on a petition seeking Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the killing of National Conference (NC) worker Haji Saeed Yousuf on September 29. Several questions have been raised on the role of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over the...
  • J&K govt to release NC worker's autopsy report October 10, 2011

    Srinagar: Embattled Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will make a bid to clear his name in the mysterious death of National Conference Party worker Haji Yusuf. His government is set to make public the details of the forensic report that was prepared by the Government Medical College in Srinagar....
  • Custodial death: FSL report a relief for Omar? October 9, 2011

    Srinagar: A breather for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on the mysterious death of his party colleague Haji Yousuf in police custody. The centre's forensic report has ruled out poisoning which seems to refute witness Salam Reshi's statement that Yousuf vomited after a tense meeting with Abdullah. The...
  • NC worker's death not due to poisoning: Report October 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Forensic report on Saturday ruled out poisoning in the National Conference (NC) worker's death case in Jammu and Kashmir. Panel of doctors in a preliminary report had earlier cited that he dies due to cardiorespiratory failure. Syed Mohammad Yousuf, a NC worker from south Kashmir's Anantnag district, died on September...
  • Won't be caged in by PDP's campaign: Omar October 8, 2011

    Srinagar: In a sharp counterattack against opposition PDP, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday dubbed the party as "utterly irresponsible" and told it bluntly that he was not "going to be caged in" by their "vicious" campaign for his ouster. "They have always been uncomfortable with me....
  • Custodial death: Witness puts Farooq in trouble October 8, 2011

    Srinagar: The mysterious death of National Conference worker Haji Yusuf continues to cause trouble for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. The Opposition is now accusing his father Union Minister Farooq Abdullah of selling ministries and Assembly tickets. A key witness in the NC worker's death case Salem Reshi had...
  • J&K: Mystery over NC worker's death continues October 7, 2011

    Srinagar: The mystery death of National Conference (NC) worker Haji Yousef continues to cause trouble for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. After Yousef's son told CNNIBN that his father had been beaten up by police at the Chief Minister's residence, the Inspector General (IG) of police has denied the...
  • I will not succumb to my enemies: Omar October 7, 2011

    Srinagar: "I will not succumb to my critics and enemies and I am damn well going to do my job," a combative J and K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah declared on Friday. Even as the controversy surrounding the death of his party, National Conference (NC), worker showed no signs of abating,...
  • J&K custodial death: Tight security at witness' house October 7, 2011

    The PDP says there is immense pressure on the witness to give a statement in favour of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. ...
  • NC worker's death: Farooq defends Omar October 6, 2011

    Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Thursday defended his son, Omar Abdullah, the Chief Minister of the state, in connection with the custodial death of a National Conference worker. Reiterating that Omar had nothing to do with the death of the party worker, Farooq termed the whole...
  • J&K custodial death: Omar rules out resignation October 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Facing a political storm over the custodial death of a political worker, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday ruled out his resignation or giving up the Home portfolio. Omar also said he has done no wrong and that he would like a judicial inquiry to unravel...
  • NC worker's death a murder for money: Mehbooba October 3, 2011

    People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mehbooba Mufti on Monday blamed Jammu and Chief minister Omar Abdullah for the ruckus in the state assembly. ...
  • Omar in fresh trouble over NC worker's death October 1, 2011

    Srinagar: There is fresh trouble for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over the death of a National Conference worker in police custody. Protests erupted in Srinagar on Saturday after the worker, who was handed over to the crime department by Omar, died in police custody. Accused of corruption and...