Sarpanch Killed

  • J&K: Another sarpanch shot dead by suspected terrorists 09-04-2013 09:15 AM

    Pulwama: Another sarpanch has been killed by suspected terrorists in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. 45-year-old Ghulam Mohammad Lone was shot by the militants inside his residence at Kulpora village. Lone, who was associated with the ruling National Conference, died on the spot. No terrorist outfit has so...
  • J&K: Another sarpanch shot dead in Pulwama 08-04-2013 11:11 PM

    Srinagar: Suspected militants on Monday night gunned down a sarpanch affiliated to the ruling National Conference (NC) in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, police said. Ghulam Mohammad Lone, 45, was shot by the militants inside his residence at Kulpora village, 35 km from Srinagar, they said. Lone, who was associated...
  • J&K: Omar Abdullah govt has failed to provide us security, say sarpanchs 25-02-2013 10:48 AM

    Yet another sarpanch was shot dead in Baramulla on Sunday evening. He is the 5th sarpanch to be murdered by the militants. ...
  • J&K: Sarpanchs receive fresh threats from Hizbul 03-11-2012 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: Village heads in Jammu and Kashmir have put the state government on a 24-hour-deadline to provide them with special security after Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed Salah-ud-Din issued a fresh threat against them on Friday. The dreaded militant allegedly said that village heads will be attacked if they didn't...
  • Sarpanch murder: Haryana ousts minister, official 10-06-2011 10:20 AM

    Chandigarh: After CNN-IBN reported how an old former sarpanch was killed on their orders, the Haryana government has forced transport minister OP Jain and Chief Parliamentary Secretary Zileram Sharma to quit. Former sarpanch Karam Singh's family had alleged that Jain and Sharma got him killed because he dared to ask...