Govt reviews security of Hurriyat (M) leaders

Officials Recommend BP Vehicle, Double Escort For Mirwaiz

ZAHID MAQBOOL

Srinagar, Nov 8: In a significant development Government is reviewing the security of the Hurriyat (M) leaders ahead of their Pakistan visit next month.
 Sources told Greater Kashmir that decision to review the security of separatist leaders was taken during a high level meeting here. “The review commenced two days after the Hurriyat (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq chaired a meeting of conglomerate leaders to finalize the modalities of their visit to Pakistan,” said a source.
 He said the team comprises Additional District Magistrate Srinagar, Inamul-Haq Siddique, Deputy Superintendent, Nighat Amaan, Inspector, Suhail, Assistant Executive Engineer PHE, Assistant Executive Engineer PDD and a Fire Brigade official from J&K Fire and Emergency Service.”
 The team, according to the sources, called on Mirwaiz and Ithad-ul -Muslimeen Chief, Abass Ansari on Wednesday, “And on Thursday they visited the residence of Peoples Conference Chairman, Bilal Gani Lone, Hurriyat (M) spokesperson, Shahid-ul-Islam and Fazl ul-Haq Qureshi and discussed various issues related to their security.”
 Interestingly for the first time, government has included officers from Power Development Department, Public Health Engineering and Fire and Emergency Service.
 Sources also said that based on the threat perception to separatist leaders, team has recommended additional security to them. “Team has recommended bullet proof vehicle and double escort vehicle for Mirwaiz and additional security persons to other separatist leaders.”
 Taking to Greater Kashmir, Additional District Magistrate Srinagar, Inamul-haq Siddique confirmed the setting up the team, However he refused to divulge more details.

Lastupdate on : Thu, 8 Nov 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 8 Nov 2012 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Fri, 9 Nov 2012 00:00:00 IST




  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • TwitThis
  • Mixx
  • Technorati
  • Facebook
  • NewsVine
  • Reddit
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • YahooMyWeb
  • Print News

Enter the Security code exactly as you see it in the image security code is CaSe SeNsItIvE(Cookies must be enabled)
  • MORE FROM KASHMIR

  • Kashmir

Centre seeks cooperation of separatists

Shinde Assures All Help To JK Govt

SECURITY OF PANCHAYAT REPRESENTATIVES

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

New Delhi, Nov 8:  The Centre Thursday promised to provide all assistance to Jammu and Kashmir government to deal with the situation arising out of the resignation of several Panchayat representatives More



  • Srinagar City

TIPPER DRIVES ON WRONG SIDE OUTSIDE AZAD’S RESIDENCE

RAMS INTO CAR

GK CITY CORRESPONDENT

Srinagar, Nov 8: The reckless driving of tippers yet again exposed negligence on the part of Traffic police and other concerned authorities when a tipper driving allegedly on the wrong side rammed into More




  • Jammu

Coalition not addressing real issues: Mufti

Jammu, Nov 8: Expressing surprise over the decision of the state government to conduct elections to the four seats of Legislative Council (LC) from the quota of Panchayats, PDP patron Mufti Muhammad Sayeed More



  • PaK

Participants call for easing cross-LoC travel, trade

Intra-Kashmir Dialogue Concludes

TARIQ NAQASH

Muzaffarabad, Nov 8: An intra-Kashmir dialogue of women concluded here on Wednesday, with more than a dozen recommendations regarding free and trouble free traveling between the divided parts of Jammu More



  • Kupwara

Drangyari sans tourism infrastructure

SHABIR IBN YUSUF

Kupwara: Despite being on the tourism map of Kashmir, Drangyari area here sans basic infrastructure for tourists. Drangyari is situated on the Kupwara–Karnah road and besides tourists a large number More



ADD
Designed Developed and Maintaned By Imobisoft Ltd /Algosol Software Solutions