Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
J&K's Stateless People
At the time of partition which was followed by tribal invasion, more than 7000 families crossed to this side of the LoC and International Border from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and the then Western Pakistan. Later on, during Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, nearly 10,000 families got dislocated from 47 villages of Chhamb area. The families who had to migrate on various occasions since 1947. Read Excerpts from Parliamentary Report Here
In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Captured Sajjad Met Hafiz Twice
Date: 29 August 2015
Captured Lashkar-e-Toiba militant Sajjad, alias Abu Obaidullah, has claimed that he met 26-11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed twice and that he underwent training at LeT camps in Muridke - headquarters of Saeed's banned outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawa - and Manshera in Pakistan. The 22-year-old Pakistan terrorist, who was brought here from Rafiabad after being captured by security forces on Thursday, told interrogators that a five-member group headed by Abu Talha sneaked into the Valley on the night of August 17 through the Uri sector in north Kashmir. The group was directed by LeT handlers to set up a base in the Rafiabad area in Baramulla district.
[courtesy: The Tribune]
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