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Jammu & Kashmir Public Safety Act

On September 16 2019, former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah was detained for 12 hours under the State’s Public safety act. The act was brought to prevent timber smuggling. This allows the state government to detain a person up to 2 years without any trial. It was brought by Sheik Abdullah (Farooq Abdullah’s father) in 1978. ..

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Chander Shekhar head of tribunal to review ban imposed on Jamaat-e-Islami & JKLF

The Government of India (GoI) has constituted a tribunal to adjudicate if there exists sufficient cause to ban the Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir (JeL) and the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-Yasin Malik (JKLF-Y) faction. The tribunal will be headed by Justice Chander Shekhar of the Delhi High Court. The decision has been taken by the ..

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ED imposed Rs. 14 lakh penalty on Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Srinagar’s Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has been imposed with a penalty of around Rs. 14 lakh by Enforcement Directorate after taking cognisance of the Income Tax report. This comes aftermath to illegal possession of 10 thousand dollars in violation of foreign exchange law. This foreign currency was seized during an Income Tax ..

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Jaish Terrorist Sajjad Khan got arrested by Delhi Police

Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist Sajjad Khan from the Red Fort area on 21st March. Sajjad Khan, resident of Jammu and Kashmir knew the details and was an associate of the mastermind of the Pulwama attack on Cape convoy, that killed 40 CRPF jawans in Jammu and Kashmir on 14th February. Sajjad ..

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Disagreement in Panel of 3 Interlocutors in Jammu & Kashmir

In October 2010, Government of India had appointed a group of three interlocutors to hold sustained dialogue with all sections of the people in Jammu and Kashmir. They were: Dr. Dileep Padgaonkar: Shri Dileep Padgaonkar is a journalist, editor and author. He worked in various capacities in journalistic field including Executive Editor and Editor of ..

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