LIYAQAT SHAH

  • Omar welcomes Liyaqat's release on bail May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday welcomed the release of Liyaqat Shah on bail and expressed hope that the National Investigation Agency will complete its probe soon. "I welcome his release on bail and now I hope that the NIA completes its investigation as soon as...
  • Liyaqat arrest: NIA opposes bail plea May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The NIA on Wednesday conceded that it didn't have evidence to connect suspected Hizbul militant Liyaqat Shah to the weapons found on him. The NIA made the statement during its concluding remarks in the case at a Delhi court. The agency, however, opposed the bail plea of Shah,...
  • NIA will establish Liaqat's credentials, says J&K police April 1, 2013

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) Ashok Prasad on Sunday said the ongoing National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe would establish whether Liaqat Shah "is a terrorist or innocent". Talking to media persons on the sidelines of a police function here, the DGP said, "The NIA is probing the...
  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey March 25, 2013

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  • Terrorist arrest: Centre gives in to J&K demand, orders NIA probe March 25, 2013

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday handed over Hizbul terrorist Liaqat Shah's case to National Investigation Agency (NIA), relenting to Jammu and Kashmir government's pressure, which had demanded the case be transferred to NIA for a "time bound speedy probe". NIA will now probe the circumstances under which, Liaqat...
  • Liaqat arrest: J&K MLAs seek adjournment motion March 25, 2013

    Srinagar: Four members of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Monday gave notice for an adjournment motion on the issue of the arrest of Hizbul terrorist Liaqat Ali Shah. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has already sought an NIA probe and is expected to make a statement in the House. The state...
  • Delhi Police releases sketch of a suspected Hizbul terrorist March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Unfazed by the controversy over the arrest of alleged Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Liyaqat Shah, the Delhi Police on Sunday released the sketch of the second suspected Hizbul man who it claimed was linked to the terror strike which was planned in the national capital on the occasion of...
  • Hizbul terrorist arrest: Delhi Police submits report to Home Ministry March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has submitted its report to the Home Ministry on the arrest of the alleged Hizbul terrorist Liyaqat Shah. Police sources said Liyaqat was in Kathmandu to meet a Hizbul man and was in close contact with a Pakistani Embassy official. The Union Home Ministry, meanwhile, has...
  • Hizbul terrorist arrest: Kashmiris are being targeted, says PDP March 23, 2013

    It's Jammu and Kashmir authorities vs the Delhi Police, over the arrest of Liyaqat Shah. ...