BARAMULLA FIRING

  • Baramulla firing: Curfew continues in Kashmir Valley March 7, 2013

    Srinagar: Kashmir observed a shutdown for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday even as authorities continued curfew in several parts of the Valley to prevent deterioration of law and order in the wake of killing of a youth allegedly in Army firing in Baramulla. "Curfew remains in force in eight...
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  • J&K: Police assault doctors on duty citing violation of curfew March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: The doctors and paramedical staff at a government hospital in Srinagar were beaten up the the police for reportedly violating the curfew. The doctors said they were merely attending to duty. However, the police said they had violated the curfew. A curfew has been clamped down in several parts of...
  • Baramulla firing: PDP walks out of J&K Assembly again March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: It was another day of chaos in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday as the Opposition PDP walked out over the Baramulla firing issue in which a 25-year-old protestor was killed. The PDP boycotted the state budget over the issue saying Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was incapable of...
  • Baramulla firing: Curfew imposed in tense parts of Valley March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: In the wake of a youth's death on Tuesday in the north Kashmir town of Baramulla after security forces opened fire, authorities imposed curfew in many areas across the Valley on Wednesday. "Curfew has been imposed in Rainawari, Nowhatta, SR Gunj, Safa Kadal, Maisuma, Kralkhud and Zadibal police stations areas...
  • Baramulla firing: Police file FIR against Army March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: Tension is on the rise in Jammu and Kashmir over the killing of a 25-year-old protester in Baramulla allegedly by the Army. The Army has denied it, but the police have filed an FIR against the unit in Baramulla. A curfew has been clamped in 10 police station areas in...
  • Baramulla firing: Situation tense in Kashmir March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: Army on Tuesday night ordered a time-bound Court of Inquiry into the firing incident in Baramulla district of Kashmir in which a youth was killed and 4 others injured. The Opposition PDP is likely to move adjournment motion in the state Assembly to discuss the Baramulla firing incident. The...
  • J&K: Army orders time-bound inquiry into Baramulla firing March 6, 2013

    Srinagar: Army on Tuesday night ordered a time-bound Court of Inquiry (CoI) into the firing incident in Baramulla district of Kashmir in which a youth was killed. Lt Gen KT Parnaik, GoC-in-C has "ordered a time-bound CoI into the incident" in which Tahir Latief Sofi was killed, Udhampur-based Army spokesperson said....