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Pak Army mine, sniper rifle found on Amarnath Yatra route

Srinagar (2 MIN READ):  A Pakistan Army anti-personnel mine, a M-24 American sniper rifle with telescope, IEDs, and caches of explosives, and ammunition were recovered in an extensive search along the Amarnath Yatra route, top army officials said on Friday Addressing a joint press conference here, Chinar Corps commander, Lt Gen K.J.S. Dhillon said: “Extensive […]

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J&K govt says Amarnath yatra under threat, asks pilgrims to return immediately

New Delhi (1 MIN READ): Citing intelligence inputs of terror threats to the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, the Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday issued an advisory asking the pilgrims to “curtail” their stay in the valley immediately and return as soon as possible. The advisory was issued by the Home Department of Jammu and Kashmir, hours […]

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Amarnath Yatra security ‘against people of Kashmir’: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has said the security arrangements made for the ongoing Amarnath Yatra were “against the people of Kashmir”, but Governor Satya Pal Malik defended the measures, citing the Pulwama terror attack. Mufti, the President of the PDP, said the arrangements made for the annual Yatra are causing inconvenience […]