Entries by Salman Shah

Scars that will Never Heal- The “Unidentified” Gun of Kashmir

May 21 We are flooded with questions as to who killed the Prominent Newsman, Shuj’at Bukhari, the tragic killing happened two days before Eid, when Shuja’at was preparing for Iftaari. Near his office in Srinagar’s Press Colony, Shuja’at was shot at with a volley of bullets by the Kashmir’s ugly, ‘Unidentified Gunmen. On 21st May, […]

At least 30 Youth Arrested in Achabal Belt During Raids

November 25 At least thirty youth have been arrested during raids in the Achabal belt of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) ahead of Panchayat Polls in the area in the past two days. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that thirty youth have been picked up during raids in Achabal, Hardpora, Breenti, Badoora, Trahpu areas of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) District […]

Government Forces Assault Journalists In Srinagar

October  19 Three journalists of The Kashmir Walla were assaulted by Government forces in Nawab Bazar area of Srinagar city. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that three journalists were roughed up by Forces during clashes between youth and the government forces. They were rounded up by Forces and later taken away in a Rakshak vehicle. The […]

Government Hospital Supplies Found- Private Dental Clinic Sealed in Islamabad (Anantnag) Town

September 13 The team constituted by the Chief Medical Officer for District Islamabad (Anantnag), Fazil Kochak too oversee malpractices by private clinics today raided a dental clinic in Janglat Mandi area of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) township. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the team raided the dental clinic and found the conditions of the clinic unhygienic and […]

Shakeel Bakshi arrested in Srinagar

September 13 Prominent Pro Freedom leader and the founder of Islamic Students League, Shakeel Ahmed Bakshi has been taken into detention by Forces in Srinagar. Sources informed The Kashmiriyat that Police raided the house of Bakshi on Tuesday in Bemina and arrested him post which he was lodged at police station in Batamaloo. Shakeel Bakshi was first […]

Two Trekkers Dead in a Glacier Burst at Pahalgam Area

September 07 Two persons on Friday died in a glacier burst at the Kolhai Glacier in Pahalgam area of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that two persons identified as Naveed Jeelani  (KAS), Excise and Taxation Officer and Adil Shah of Alpine Adventure group died on the Kolhai Glacier. A group of seven people […]

Chinar Corps CDR Congratulates Forces for Incident Free Yatra

August 27 The Chinar Corps CDR along with Inspector General of Jammu Kashmir Police (IGP), SP Pani today visited Pahalgam and congratulated the forces for a incident free Yatra. The Commander of Sector 1, CO 3 Rashtriya Rifles, 1 Rashtriya Rifles were also present on the occasion. “We congratulate all the forces including Army, BSF, […]

DC Islamabad Stops Illegal Construction on River Side

August 10 The Deputy Commissioner of Islamabad (Anantnag) District in South Kashmir has stopped ilegal Contructions on the Arpat (Jhelum tributary) riverside. In an appreciable move, the Deputy commissioner himself directed the officials to stop the illegal construction work going on the Newly constructed bypass which runs parallel to the lone river of the South […]