The Court also noted the use of the phrase ''Fundamentalist ideology" by the District Magistrate and said that the charged ground is vague and has been used lucidly without proper understanding.
The village is adjacent to the missing soldier’s native hamlet Asthal in Kulgam and the nearby forest area are being thoroughly searched by the security men, the police official said.
The petitioners informed the court that the impugned order was violative of the principles of natural justice as no opportunity of being heard was given to them.
A soldier who was on leave and was supposed to rejoin for duty on Sunday has gone missing from Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday evening.
The government has directed all administrative secretaries, divisional commissioners, deputy commissioners and heads of the departments to ensure that the directions are implemented on the I-Day.
The relatives of the victim Daleep Singh, a resident of Rathian village, blocked the main Dhar road for over three hours, demanding an impartial inquiry into the circumstances leading to his death.
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The Jammu and Kashmir People's Conference said that J&K is administered in a "new hybrid model", in which some bureaucrats have donned the hats of politicians..."
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He said nobody taught him the bone art which is unique to Kashmir. It is known for wood carving, Kani weaving, shawl weaving and carpet weaving, etc.
The killings come a day after security forces foiled a major infiltration bid along the Line of Control in the Krishna Ghati Sector of Poonch on the intervening night of July 16 and 17.
Mehbooba alleged she was placed on house arrest while Omar was allegedly denied escort vehicles and ITBP personnel cover to visit his party headquarters.
J&K: Political parties welcome Supreme Court decision to hear petitions on Article 370 on daily basis
Mehbooba Mufti, however, said there are genuine apprehensions regarding why the apex court has taken up the petitions with such alacrity after remaining silent for four years.
The apex court also fixed July 27 as the deadline for filing documents and written submissions by parties.
In the fresh affidavit in Supreme Court, the centre has defended the abrogation of J&K’s special status saying it brought unprecedented stability and progress.
A Dalit youth, who is a driver by profession, was allegedly assaulted by upper castes for entering and praying in a temple in mountainous Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The felling of trees has to be done under the supervision of J&K State Forest Department.
The Army personnel were crossing Dogra nallah in Surankote area when they were swept away by a strong current on Saturday.
A red alert indicates heavy to extremely heavy rains of over 20 cm in 24 hours, while an orange alert means very heavy rains of 6 cm to 20 cm of rain.