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After three days curfew relaxed in entire Bhaderwah town

After three days curfew relaxed in entire Bhaderwah town

Bhaderwah: Authorities Monday morning relaxed curfew in the entire Bhaderwah town of Chenab valley three days after witnessing improvement in the situation. A police official however said that prohibitory orders will remain in force to maintain law and order. “The relaxation in curfew was earlier announced from 10 am to 11 am but was later extended till 3 […]

Five bovine smugglers arrested in Rajouri

Five bovine smugglers arrested in Rajouri

Jammu: Five alleged bovine smugglers were arrested Saturday as nearly two dozen animals which were being illegally transported in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir were rescued, police said. Five vehicles, carrying bovine animals without permission, were intercepted during surprise checking at various places on Thanamandi-Surankote road in the wee hours, a police official said. […]

SIT constituted to probe Bhaderwah killing, curfew continues for third day

SIT constituted to probe Bhaderwah killing, curfew continues for third day

Bhaderwah: A five-member special investigation team (SIT) was constituted Saturday to probe the death of a person in firing here which triggered violent protests, forcing authorities to impose an indefinite curfew in the communally-sensitive town, officials said.  The Doda district administration had refuted reports that “cow vigilantism” was the reason behind the killing of Nayeem Shah […]

Curfew remains imposed in Bhaderwah against man’s murder

Curfew remains imposed in Bhaderwah against man’s murder

Srinagar: The Bhaderwah town observed a complete shutdown even as curfew remained enforced on the second consecutive day on Friday against the killing of a man on Thursday midnight. Curfew continued as police and paramilitary CRPF men deployed in strength in town and adjoining parts of Bhaderwah to maintain law and order. Superintendent Police Bhaderwah […]

Governor Satya Pal Malik condemns Bhaderwah killing

Governor Satya Pal Malik condemns Bhaderwah killing

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Friday condemned the death of a person in firing in the communally-sensitive Bhaderwah valley on Thursday and directed the police and civil administration to bring the culprits to justice. Malik condemned the loss of a life in the unfortunate incident and urged the people not to take […]

Bhaderwah killing: Violent protests erupt as family alleges slain a victim of cow vigilantism

Bhaderwah killing: Violent protests erupt as family alleges slain a victim of cow vigilantism

Bhaderwah: Curfew was Thursday imposed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bhaderwah Valley following violent protests triggered by the killing of a person in a firing incident, police said. While officials were trying to ascertain the reason behind the firing incident, relatives of the deceased Nayeem alleged he was a victim of cow vigilantism, police said. However, the […]