Farooq Ahmad

‘Detention of leaders is reason for peace in Valley’: Farooq Ahmad Khan

Farooq Ahmad Khan said detention of mainstream leaders, including booking of three-time former chief minister Farooq Abdullah under stringent PSA is one of the reasons for peace in the Valley.

published on : 3rd October 2019

PDP leader's personal security officer shot dead by militants in Jammu and Kashmir

The incident took place when Mufti Sajad, a PDP leader and a relative of former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, had gone to a mosque in Bijbehara to offer congregational prayers, a police official said

published on : 19th July 2019

Police inquiry reveals human shield victim in Kashmir had cast his vote

Farooq Ahmad Dar, an embroidery artisan, was tied to a bonnet of an army vehicle by Army Major Leetul Gogoi on April 9 and paraded in over a dozen villages to prevent stone pelting.

published on : 25th September 2017

J&K Human Rights Commission asks Govt to pay Rs 10 lakhs compensation to human shield victim

Dar observed that the action led to trauma, resulting in psychiatric stress which may remain with him for the rest of his life.

published on : 10th July 2017