In Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla region, an encounter broke out between militants and security forces. The encounter which occurred in the wee hours of September 30, was in view of intelligence inputs of terrorist hiding in villages of Baramulla district. Furthermore, the encounter and joint operation is underway, said Jammu and Kashmir Police. In addition, more details in this regard is awaited.
In Jammu and Kashmir's Samba region, along the International Border, the security forces spotted a drone. Soon the security forces launched a massive cordon and search operation, on July 4. "We got information that there was some flying object hovering over the border hamlet Chilliyari in Samba last night. It may have been a drone from across," said a police officer. Although BSF denied such claims.
In a PIL contesting the provision of security coverage to tycoon Mukesh Ambani and his family in Mumbai, the Supreme Court on June 29 suspended the Tripura High Court's rulings. A vacation bench gave notice in response to the Centre's argument challenging the two high court decisions from May 31 and June 21. Further high court proceedings on the PIL would also be halted, according to Solicitor General Tushar Mehta.
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Aiming security of credit, and debit card data, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is set to implement tokenisation of card transactions. In regard to this, the RBI proposed new rules, implemented from July 1. In addition, the RBI extended the timeline for adherence to certain directions till October 1. The new rule has been implemented with rules, designed to ensure cardholders' security as the main highlight.
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Aiming for progressive defence security, India and Vietnam signed a vision document to strengthen bilateral ties in defence cooperation. The agreement was between Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his Vietnamese counterpart General Phan Van Giang, during a meeting on June 8. Notably, the Union Minister is on a three-day visit to Vietnam and conducted meetings with Vietnamese leaders. Furthermore, the joint vision document will provide… read-more
The Delhi police provided police security to former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma and her family, said on June 7. The development came days after Sharma registered a complaint against unknown people, for alleged rape, and death threats over her remarks against Prophet Mohammed. Furthermore, the Delhi police have sent notices to Twitter for cooperation to nab people behind threats. Meanwhile, Sharma has also been booked for her remarks.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a security review meeting in account of the recent incidents of killings by terrorists in Kashmir, on June 3. The meeting has been held after three civilians and two security personnel were killed in the month of May, including the Kashmiri Hindus. Also, Kashmiri Pandits have been staging protests in Srinagar, demanding for a solution.
In Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, terrorists shot dead a Kashmiri Pandit teacher, confirmed police on May 31. The deceased teacher was identified as Rajni Bala (36) sustained injuries and was brought dead by the doctors at a nearby hospital. Furthermore, the police cordoned off the area and launched a manhunt to track down the assailants. Furthermore, this is the seventh such targeted killing in Jammu and Kashmir.
Sidhu Moose Wala, a Punjabi musician and Congress leader, was shot and killed on May 29 in Punjab's Mansa. Unknown assailants opened fire on the Congressman. The event occurred a day after the Punjab police withdrew his security, along with the security of 424 other people. In December of last year, ahead of the Assembly elections, the singer joined the Congress party.
After a bomb threat was received at Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport on the morning of May 16, surveillance was increased. The authorities are investigating the information. After the threat call, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Border Security Force, and the dog squad conducted a search. More information will be released later, according to authorities.
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