6 Members Of Family Found Dead At Residence In Jammu’s Sidhra
In Jammu’s Sidhra area, six members of a family were found dead at their home on August 17. The bodies were shifted to a government medical college and hospital. A probe is underway, and the details related to the death are yet to be ascertained. Earlier on August 17, a Kashmiri pandit was shot dead, following which, security personnel were deployed in the area.
Tags: Terrorist attack, jammu, Sidhra Area, kashmiri pandit, Mass Murder
Kashmiri Pandits Protest Against Teacher's Killing, Warns Of 'Mass Relocation' Within 24 Hours
The killing of Kashmiri teacher by terrorists in J&K's Kulgam, has resulted in mass agitation among Kashmiri pandits. Kashmiri pandits staged a protest in Srinagar, warning of a "mass relocation" if the government fails to offer a solution for terrorism in the state, especially against Kashmiri pandits. The protestors declared that the protests will continue for the next 24 hours, till a solution is offered.
Tags: Terrorism, kashmiri pandit, kulgam, Srinagar, J&K
After Rahul Bhat’s Death, 350 Kashmiri Pandit Govt Employees Resigns
In the Kashmir valley, 350 government officials resigned on May 13, and all of them are Kashmiri Pandits. They did so a day after their colleague Rahul Bhat was shot dead by terrorists inside his office. Employees wrote to Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha of J&K, stating that they no longer felt secure in Kashmir. On May 12, Lashkar-e-Taiba militants shot Bhat in his Tehsil office in Budgam's Chadoora district.
Tags: kashmiri pandit, Resignation, Terrorists, kashmir, Government Officials
Courtesy: DNA India
Protests Erupted Across J&K Following Amid Killing Of Kashmiri Pandit
Large protests took place across Jammu and Kashmir on May 12 as Kashmiri Pandits sought protection following the assassination of a 36-year-old member of the community. In the last six months, Rahul Bhat is the third Kashmiri Pandit to be assassinated. Members of the community fled their transit camps, blocked roadways, and chanted anti-government chants, claiming the government had failed them. Candlelight marches were also held in various… read-more
Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, kashmiri pandit, Protests, kashmiri pandit shot
Terrorists Kill Police Officer In Jammu & Kashmir
Terrorists killed a police officer in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on May 13, roughly 24 hours after Kashmiri Pandit Rahul Bhat was assassinated in Budgam. Constable Reyaz Ahmad Thokar was shot in the area of Gudoora and was transported to the city's Army 92 base hospital but died from his injuries. This is the second terrorist strike in less than 24 hours.
Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, kashmiri pandit, Terrorists, police officers, murder
Courtesy: DNA India
J&K: Valley Muslims Join Kashmiri Pandits In Navreh Pooja At Srinagar
Setting an example of India’s unity in diversity culture, Muslims in the J&K's Srinagar participated in religious rituals performed by the Kashmiri Pandits. The pooja was performed at Srinagar's Sheetal Nath Temple in Kral Khud to mark the beginning of Navratri, locally known as 'Navreh'. Reportedly, the Pooja marks the return of Kashmiri Pandits in the valley. A local participant said, "Kashmiri Pandits and Muslims are coming together… read-more
Tags: Kashmir News, Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, kashmiri pandit
Courtesy: Times Now