"The letter from the Enforcement Directorate came after the Gupkar declaration. It is clear political vendetta after the People's Alliance was formed in Kashmir," a National Conference spokesperson has said.
In an audio message posted on Twitter shortly after her release, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti said that people of the erstwhile state will have to "get back what Delhi snatched" in an "undemocratic and illegal way”.
On August 5, 2019, along with Mehbooba Mufti, hundreds of people and political leaders were taken into preventive custody hours ahead of the Centre revoking the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370
Kashmir Zone Police confirmed that an encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Srinagar's Rambagh area. According to reports, one of the two trapped terrorists is believed to be of foreign-origin.
According to an official, the breakthrough was achieved on Saturday. The tunnel was under construction for the past 10 years and the work is being undertaken by Afcons and the ABCI infrastructure companies.
Mehbooba, the president of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was put under detention on the eve of abrogation of special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 on August 5 last year.
The officials said two separate suspension orders were issued on Saturday against the officials by the General Administration Department (GAD).
There were no reports of any damage to property or injury or loss of life, officials added.
Farooq Abdullah has been against the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution that revokes Jammu and Kashmir's special status.
While introducing the Bill, Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy had highlighted that the inclusion of these languages had long been a demand of the people of Jammu and Kashmir, where 53.26 percent people speak the Kashmiri language, while 26.64 percent people speak Dogri.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey was in favour of solving this issue through dialogue, within the framework of the United Nations resolutions and especially in line with the expectations of the people of Kashmir
Javaid said he wanted to know under what law he was summoned by the SP of Cyber Police and verbally abused and slapped by the cops.
Businesses and households have had access to the internet without any restrictions through fixed-line connections, the Centre says. Only 2G mobile internet speeds are allowed in all but two districts of the union territory.
Indian Army officials said explosives were recovered near the state highway around 9 kilometres from the site of the 2019 Pulwama terror attack, which had led to the death of 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel.
Pakistan released a new map on August 4 laying claim to union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh and parts of Gujarat.
He also said after the bifurcation of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir on August 5, 2019, the number of terrorist incidents have reduced significantly.
The new scheme will provide health insurance cover free of cost to all residents and shall include serving and retired employees and their families as well.
Jammu and Kashmir on August 30 recorded its highest single-day spike of 786 coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infected people to 37,163.
During the searches in the area, the militants again fired on the search party of the forces, who retaliated, leading to an encounter, the official said.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has accordingly issued a flash flood guidance for the region, with a moderate risk outlook for the next 24 hours.
As many as 12 treasury officers in Jammu and Kashmir's finance department have been transferred for clearing bills for various works without technical sanction or administrative approval.
Six political parties, including the National Conference and its arch rival PDP, issued the resolution making clear that there can be "nothing about us without us", a statement which clearly indicated that the Centre has to take into confidence people of Jammu and Kashmir before implementing any constitutional change.
Raina claimed the controversial Articles were like a “wall of hatred” which did nothing except “digging an ocean of misunderstandings” and retarding the growth and development of the erstwhile state.
This is the biggest de-induction of forces after additional troops were rushed to Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of the Article 370 of the Constitution that gave the erstwhile state a special status.
Schools, colleges and coaching institutions will remain closed until further notice.