Shots fired on CRPF vehicle at Sanat Nagar Chowk

Shots fired on CRPF vehicle at Sanat Nagar Chowk

Srinagar: Suspected militants attacked a company of paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Tuesday evening at Sanat Nagar Chowk in Srinagar. CRPF spokesperson Rakesh Yadav told Kashmir Reader that a company was on way to their camp at Rawalpora when militants opened fire on them. “The vehicle of C-29 battalion came under fire by […]

Militants attack CRPF road-opening party on NH

Militants attack CRPF road-opening party on NH

Anantnag: A paramilitary CRPF sub-inspector was injured after militants ambushed a CRPF road-opening party along the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, here in Mir Bazar area of Anantnag district on Saturday. The injured Sub-Inspector, Anwar Ali, has been shot in the right arm. He is stable and has been shifted to army’s base hospital in Srinagar. According […]

Kiren Rijiju visits CRPF battalion in Pahalgam

Kiren Rijiju visits CRPF battalion in Pahalgam

Srinagar: Minister of State (MoS) for Home, Kiren Rijiju, who is on a visit to Kashmir, took stock of the security situation in south Kashmir on Saturday, during which he was given a list of equipment needed to stop fidayeen (suicide) attacks. According to Inspector General (IG) of CRPF (operations), Zulifiqar Hassan, Rijiju visited the […]

CRPF constable commits suicide in Pampore

CRPF constable commits suicide in Pampore

PAMPORE: A CRPF constable shot himself to death with his service rifle during duty in Pampore area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday morning, police said. Panic gripped the grid station Pampore after firing shots were heard in the CRPF camp. The CRPF personnel rushed towards the spot and found a constable lying in […]

Perfect synergy between police and CRPF in Kashmir: DGP

Perfect synergy between police and CRPF in Kashmir: DGP

Srinagar: Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid on Tuesday interacted with the 48th batch of CRPF trainee officers at the police headquarters here. Vaid said that there is “perfect synergy” between police and CRPF in Jammu & Kashmir and this has proved to be very beneficial in tackling militancy in Kashmir. Vaid also said […]

Rajnath promises police bullet-proof vehicles, vests, trauma centres

Rajnath promises police bullet-proof vehicles, vests, trauma centres

Srinagar: In his address to policemen at Police Lines Anantnag on Sunday, Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured that the government will provide a trauma centre and bullet-proof vehicles to all police stations in Kashmir. Rajnath, who was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh and Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, said that the centre had […]

Govt to consider helicopter services for CRPF men in J-K

Govt to consider helicopter services for CRPF men in J-K

Srinagar: The Centre will consider operating helicopter services for CRPF personnel serving in Jammu and Kashmir to facilitate movement of troops. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a four-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, said he was also working towards enhancing the monetary benefits to Rs one crore for families of Central Armed […]

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