October 2021 News

31 October 2021 News

Was This The 'Ambani' Deal That Satyapal Malik Said He Cancelled As Governor Of Jammu And Kashmir?

2021-10-30: In October 2018, he noticed a sum of about Rs 1,900 had been deducted from his modest salary. He was told it was the first instalment of the premium for medical insurance that had been made mandatory for government employees in Kashmir.

'No Means To Go To UP, Pay Lawyers': Sleepless Nights For Kin Of J&K Students Held For Cheering Pak

2021-10-30: Forty-five-year-old Haneefa's hands quiver as she begins speaking to journalists. Out of sorts and struggling with the weight of sudden tragedy, she pleads with the government. 'He may have committed some mistake but I appeal to the government to please forgive him. He is my only son, the main pillar of the family. My husband passed away two decades ago, and I have two daughters,' she says in a soft voice before breaking down.

NC Dismayed At Sacking Of Female Employee, Transfer Of Land

2021-10-30: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference On Friday expressed dismay over the sacking of an operation theatre technician in Rajouri who had allegedly shared a whatsapp status regarding Indo-Pak cricket match in the ongoing T20 World Cup tournament.

'Pak's ISI Now Pushing Terrorists To Hit Security Posts, Camps In Kashmir'

2021-10-30: Following the recent civilian killings in the Kashmir, Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) is now pushing the terrorists and overground workers, as well as hybrid terrorists, to hit the security forces' camps and posts in the valley, sources said.

Mehbooba Writes To Modi Over Action Against Kashmiri Students

2021-10-30: Expressing shock at the punitive action against some Kashmiri students for allegedly celebrating Pakistan's victory over India in a cricket match, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday and sought his intervention so that their future is not destroyed. She noted that such punitive actions will only further the sense of mistrust and alienation between the younger generation in Kashmir and the rest of the country, and added patriotism and a sense of loyalty have to be cultivated with compassion.

Two Soldiers Killed In Mine Blast Along LoC In Rajouri

2021-10-30: Two Army personnel were killed in an explosion on Saturday (October 30) near a forward post along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. The blast took place in Kalal area of Nowshera sector during routine patrolling. The area where the explosion took place is dotted with landmines planted by the army as part of the counter-infiltration arrangement. The two army personnel, including a lieutenant were evacuated to a nearby military hospital where they succumbed to their injuries.

Search Operation In Poonch Enters 19th Day

2021-10-30: The combing and search operation by the multi-grid security forces to clean up forests in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district of militants entered the 19th day on Friday, with officials claiming it to be probably the longest exercise in many years. An Army officer said there was no contact with militants in the last few days but efforts were on to track them down and clean up the belt of their presence.

Appeals Made To CM Yogi To Drop Sedition Charges Against Kashmiri Students

2021-10-30: Three Kashmiri students arrested in Agra for allegedly raising pro-Pakistan slogans were on Thursday booked for sedition, Uttar Pradesh Police officials said. The three students, two of them aged 20 and one 21, were also remanded in 14-day judicial custody by an Agra court, the officials said.