Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
J&K's Stateless People
At the time of partition which was followed by tribal invasion, more than 7000 families crossed to this side of the LoC and International Border from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and the then Western Pakistan. Later on, during Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, nearly 10,000 families got dislocated from 47 villages of Chhamb area. The families who had to migrate on various occasions since 1947. Read Excerpts from Parliamentary Report Here
In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Army Bunker Attacked In Sopore
Date: 30 May 2015
Suspected militants on Friday evening attacked army bunker after they fired two rifle grenades towards it in apple town Sopore in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. A police official told GNS that two rifle grenades were fired towards a bunker of army's 22 RR at Gangoo House in the town. However, the grenades were reportedly missed the intended target and were exploded outside the bunker with big bang, though no army personnel got injured. Soon after the grenade blast, panic gripped in the area.
[courtesy: Kashmir Dispatch]
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