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The Kashmiriyat

The Kashmiriyat

February 16

 

After his films "Baby" and "Naam Shabana", now Neeraj Pandey's "Aiyaary", which has patriotic undertones, has been barred from release in 

"The is banned.

 

Its content was disapproved," Satish Anand, who was to distribute the movie in Pakistan, told IANS via 

The for the in too confirmed the development.

Earlier, Pandey's movies "Baby" and "Naam Shabana" -- both of which dealt with intelligence agencies tailing terrorists -- did not make it to the screens in the neighbouring country.

"Aiyaary" is set against the backdrop of army. It features and playing the roles of army officers in a storyline that brings to the forefront corruption within the system.

In India, the movie got a green signal for release after the Central Board of Certification reviewed the film, followed by a screening for the Ministry of Defence, which prescribed certain modifications.

February 11

Suspected Militants fired on 44RR army camp chilipora area of Shopian district in South Kashmir on Sunday evening.

There were no immediate reports of any injuries.

Sources told The Kashmiriyat that after the attack Militants escaped from the spot.

Meanwhile whole area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.

January 27

 

The New York-based rights organisation, Human Rights Watch (HRW) in its recently released report has stated that internet snapped was 27 times in Kashmir last year

The annual report of  2017 released this week by the Human Rights Watch stated that in the first 10 months of 2017, there were 42 reported militant attacks in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in which 184 people were killed, including 44 security force personnel.

 

The report also mentioned that in May last year, “the army gave a commendation to an officer who used a bystander unlawfully as a human shield to evacuate security personnel and election staff from a mob in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam district.”

“The government failed to review and repeal the abusive Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), in force in Jammu and Kashmir and in parts of India’s northeastern region, which gives soldiers who commit violations effective immunity from prosecution. At time of writing, the government had yet to comply with a Supreme Court ruling civilian authorities should investigate all allegations of violations by troops,” reads the report.

The report also stated that children’s education was frequently disrupted in areas facing conflict and violent protests. “Clashes between protesters and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir state that began in July 2016, continued to simmer throughout 2017, leading to frequent closing of schools and colleges. In May 2017, a student was killed by paramilitary forces inside a government school in Anantnag district during a violent protest,” the report mentioned.

It also talked about the internet shutdowns in Kashmir. The report claimed by November 2017, internet was shut by the state authorities 27 times. “In August, the government issued rules to govern temporary shutdown of the internet and telecommunications services in the event of a public emergency or public safety issue. However, the rules do not specify what the government considers to be a public emergency, or a threat,” the report added.

January 24

At least seventeen persons were injured after a matador they were travelling on met with an accident in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
 
A matador (JK02 BD 7467) heading towards Koti from Billawar rolled down into a nallah near Koti in the jurisdiction of police station Billawar.
 
 
 
This news is not edited by The Kashmiriyat this is an auto generated news from agency feed

December  07

 

The 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh highway, linking Ladakh region with Kashmir valley, has been closed due to fresh snowfall since late Wednesday night.

However, Srinagar-Jammu highway and historic Mughal road, connecting Shopian in Southern Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region are through for traffic, a traffic police official said.

He said there was fresh snowfall at Sonamarg, Zojila and Meenamarg on Ladakh highway during the night.

”Due the snowfall the road has turned slippery and therefore we have suspended traffic on the highway till further notice,” an official said.

October 30

A famous tourist resort at Chhatabal- Chitergul of Islamabad (Anantnag) district is a beautiful & charming place & is famous for its rills, forests, fresh air & peace.

The Concerned dept. has undertaken the construction of buildings & road in the said area to improve its charm but unfortunately the Department has decorated the road with black top in extremely low temperature in the last week of October 2017.

The locals told The Kashmiriyat that the officials are not utilizing the funds as per the technical norm & results in the deterioration of work before its expiry date.

They also told that black top of the said road will not prove successful & is wastage of money by the concerned dept. Government agencies must take notice of the said work & must refrain the dept. from further work on the project in extremely low temperature.

Sunday, 29 October 2017 14:10

CASO in Kokernag's Kandiwara

October 29

The Government Forces Launched a Cordon and Search operation in the Kandiwara area in Kokernag of Southern Kashmir's Islamabad ( Anantnag ) district.

The Searh Operation  was launched by 19 RR of Indian Army, SOG of Jammu Kashmir Police, 196bn of CRPF, Jammu Kahsmir Police launched a joint operation in the area after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area.

The areas around Kandiwara have been sealed as Government forces launch a massive search operation.

The CASO was going on when this report was filed.

October  03 

 

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel succumbed to his injuries post an encounter with terrorists at a camp manned by the 182nd battalion of the BSF located near Srinagar

Airport and Air Force Station Gogoland on Tuesday morning.

 

So far, two terrorists have been eliminated and some security personnel are injured.

 

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair a high level meeting at 11.30 a.m. to review the situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

 

The BSF control room had said that at least three terrorists were involved in the attack.

 

According to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), the Srinagar Airport has been shut down due to ongoing encounter.

 

No flights are operating till the security clearance and the airport is under the CRPF security.

 

The encounter is still underway. Further details are awaited.

01 August 

An encounter has broken out between Militants and the forces in Pulwama of Southern Kashmir on Tuesday.

According to the initial reports the Top LeT commander, Abu Dujana is trapped along with Two more militants. 

Based on intelligence reports the forces carried out a search operation at the Hakripora village in Pulwama.

The forces realised about the presence of militants when they opened fire. The area has been cordoned off and encounter is underway.

Pertinently Dujana has given slip to troopers many a times since the last year.

July 30

Video Journalist, Fayaz Lolu one of the senior most person engaged with the Media industry in the District has been thrashed yet again by the paramilitary troopers.

Fayaz was thrashed by personnel of 96 Battalion of Center Reserve Police Force near the Mattan area in Southern Kashmir.

The Journalist has been thrashed thrice in the past too while carrying out his professional duties.

The Incident evoked condemnation from the journalist fraternity of Islamabad (Anantnag).

Last month, the Rising Kashmir photographer, Sheikh Mashooq was thrashed while carrying out his professional duties.

Journalists since 2008 have been thrashed on several occasions while covering the street demonstrations.

The Government has taken no concrete measures to ensure the safety of Journalists in Kashmir, especially in the Southern part.

In a Recent discussion with members of Press Council of India, most of the Journos from Southern Kashmir expressed concern over the repeated thrashing of journalists.

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