Farooq Ahmed Dar

One year on, life in shreds for 'human shield' who once was embroidery artisan

On April 9, 2017, a team led by Major Gogoi tied Dar to the bonnet of an Army jeep to escape heavy stone pelting in central Kashmir's Budgam district, the image going on to make global headlines.

published on : 8th April 2018

Jammu and Kashmir government refuses Rs 10 lakh compensation to 'human shield' victim Dar

Farooq Ahmed Dar, the "human shield" was tied to an Army jeep and taken around the Srinagar parliamentary constituency during the bypoll on April 9.

published on : 6th November 2017