March 2003 News

Mufti Disbands SOG

11 March 2003
The Pioneer

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Government on Tuesday disbanded the controversial anti-militancy Special Operations Group (SOG) which faced allegations of human rights violations, and said action would be taken against those responsible for the violations. 'The group stands disbanded,' Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said intervening during question hour in the State Assembly and added he was fulfilling an election pledge to check the unbridled authority of SOG.

 

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