Amaranth Yatra security reviewed ahead of Home Minister Amit Shah’s visit

Srinagar: Ahead of Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, Northern Army Commander, visited security deployment along the two Amarnath Yatra routes. The official visited the units deployed and reviewed the security arrangements in Baltal and Pahalgam, a defence statement said. “He was briefed by commanders […]

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Govt, intel agencies must take suitable action to prevent attacks in future: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday urged the Modi government and intelligence agencies to take suitable action to prevent militants attacks in the future, a day after five CRPF personnel were killed in an attack in south Kashmir. Two motrocycle-borne militants fired at a CRPF patrol party on the Khanabal-Pahalgham road in Anantnag district, killing […]


Central forces to jointly monitor Srinagar airport

New Delhi: The Centre is all set to tweak security norms at the sensitive Srinagar airport by continuing with Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and deploying Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). CISF will replace Jammu and Kashmir police while CRPF will be responsible for securing the outer perimeter of the airport. Last year, the Union […]