January 2003 News

LeJ asks non-Muslim docs to leave J&K

14 January 2003
The Hindustan Times
Press Trust of India

Srinagar: For the first time since the outbreak of militancy, a lesser known militant outfit Lashkar-e-Jabbar (LeJ) has asked non-Muslim doctors to leave Kashmir within 10 days. The outfit put up a poster at the doctors hostel of the Main Srinagar Hospital here asking the non- Muslim doctors to leave, official sources said today.The poster created panic among about 12 non-Muslim doctors at the hospital.The outfit earlier carried out acid attacks on women to enforce the diktat to wear burqa.


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