Kashmir Security Situation

Rail service in Kashmir resume, mini buses on roads in valley

A railway official said the train made only two trips on the Baramulla-Srinagar stretch as authorities have directed Railways to ply trains between 10 am and 3 pm only due to security reasons.

published on : 12th November 2019

J&K Police directs officers to maintain database of all floating populations

The step has been taken to keep an eye of infiltration of anti-national elements including terrorists into Jammu to trigger terror acts.

published on : 16th October 2019

J&K government advertisements contradict ‘normalcy’ claim in Valley

The government has been saying that there is no blockade in Kashmir and restrictions exist only in “certain minds”.  

published on : 12th October 2019

Colleges open in Kashmir, government announces exams amid dismal student turnouts

The students in other colleges in Srinagar also visited the campuses to collect the material for semester exams, which are now scheduled to be held from next month.

published on : 10th October 2019

Some UN agency personnel in India able to operate in Kashmir: UN spokesperson

Normal life has remained affected in Kashmir for over two months as main markets continue to be shut and public transport off the roads.

published on : 9th October 2019

Day 63 of Valley shutdown: Kashmiris throng weekly flea market in Srinagar

However, main markets across Kashmir were shut and most of the public transport was off the roads as normal life remained affected in the valley for the 63rd consecutive day, authorities said.

published on : 6th October 2019

Markets shut, public transport off roads for 58th consecutive day in Kashmir

The officials said the decision on restoring the services would be taken at an appropriate time after assessing the situation.

published on : 1st October 2019

Explosive-like substance recovered from bus in Jammu, two from Kashmir detained

Acting on a specific intelligence input, police intercepted the bus at K C Road, near the bus stand, the officials said.

published on : 1st October 2019

Markets shut, public transport off roads, connectivity suspended: Kashmir shutdown continues

Even though security forces have been deployed across Kashmir in large numbers, the officials said no restrictions, barring suspension of mobile services, were in place anywhere in the Valley.

published on : 30th September 2019

Over 8000 students availed of Internet facility in Srinagar in last 3 weeks: J&K government

The Internet facility was also used by students for filling admission forms and making applications for scholarships at national and international institutions, a government spokesperson said.

published on : 28th September 2019

At least 8,000 BSNL mobile SIMs active, but new connections only for J&K government staff

The BSNL official said the telecom company is mulling to offer fee-waiver to post-paid subscribers in the Kashmir Valley for the time the services remain suspended. 

published on : 28th September 2019

Five-member all-women team questions Army ‘excesses’ in Kashmir

The team, which was in Kashmir from September 17 to September 21, demanded a time-bound inquiry into the “excesses” committed by the Army during this period. 

published on : 25th September 2019

Need to identify inter-district terror modules involved in carrying out atrocities on people: J&K DGP

The DGP also said all the steps required to thwart the 'ill designs' of the anti-national elements and their mentors should be taken.

published on : 24th September 2019

Restrictions lifted in most parts of Kashmir after Friday prayers

Fresh restrictions were imposed in many parts of the Valley on Friday in view of apprehensions that vested interests might exploit the large Friday prayer gatherings at big mosques and shrines.

published on : 21st September 2019

Fresh restrictions in Kashmir Valley in view of Friday prayers

Normal life continued to remain affected across the valley for the 47th consecutive day with markets closed and public transport off the roads, the officials said.

published on : 20th September 2019
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