Security at all time high as Lashkar, JeM look to strike at heartland

img_0090New Delhi, Aug 12: The Indian Army and Navy continues to remain on a state of high alert ahead of Independence Day.

All steps have been taken to ensure that there is no let up in security even as Intelligence reports speak about a looming threat by Pakistan based terrorist organisations.


NSA Doval to stay on in J&K until August 15

AJIT-DOVALNew Delhi, Aug 12: National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval will stay on in Jammu and Kashmir for some more time.

He is expected to be in J&K until August 15. Doval is in J&K since Monday and is overseeing the security arrangements in the aftermath of Article 370 being scrapped. He has been interacting with locals as well as security personnel.

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Section 144 withdrawn in Jammu municipal limits, schools to re-open tomorrow

schoolsSrinagar, Aug 09: Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure which bars the gathering of 4 persons or more has been withdrawn from the Jammu municipal limits. This was informed by Sushma Chauhan, the deputy magistrate of Jammu district.

All colleges and schools will open tomorrow, the DM also informed.

‘Liberal’ friends of Separatists may create trouble in rest of India: Intelligence

jkpoliceNew Delhi, Aug 09: The decision to abrogate Article 370 has seen an unprecedented increase in security in Jammu and Kashmir. With restrictions in place, terrorists may find it difficult to infiltrate into the Valley or even strike there.

However Intelligence agencies are not ruling out the possibility of trouble in other parts of the country.

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A fraud on the Constitution: How Article 35A was added by deceit

article-35aNew Delhi, Aug 06: India took a historic step on Monday, when it scrapped Article 370 and also declared Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as two Union Territories.

Along with the Article that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, Article 35A too stood abrogated.

Many have argued about the manner in which Article 35A was incorporated into the Indian Constitution in 1954. Some even say that it was incorporated through deceit.

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NSA Doval, one of main architects behind scrapping Article 370 to oversee its implementation

NSA Ajit Doval

New Delhi, Aug 06: The decision to scrap Article 370 not only needed a political will, but the run up to the decision needed utmost secrecy as well. After all it was a decision Jammu and Kashmir, the most volatile state, now Union Territory.

While the decision has been taken, the implementation would be extremely crucial. National Security Advisor, who made many a visit to J&K has been tasked with overseeing the implementation.

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J&K: A cadre change and why Centre will keep the local police under it

jkpoliceNew Delhi, Aug 06: The Centre on Monday made an important announcement, while scrapping Article 370 today. It decided to make Jammu and Kashmir a Union Territory with legislature.

It has also been decided that Ladakh would be a Union Territory without legislature. Top Home Ministry sources tell OneIndia that Jammu and Kashmir would follow the Puducherry model, while functioning as a Union Territory. Before this announcement was made, only the National Capital Territory of Delhi and Puducherry had a legislature.

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Article 370 scrapped: Pakistan moving additional troops from Afghanistan to border

pakarmyNew Delhi, Aug 06: In an obvious reaction, Pakistan criticised the decision by the Indian government to scrap Article 370 and divide Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories.

Even as the decision was announced, J&K remained on a high state of alert. The borders especially are being heavily guarded to prevent any misadventure by Pakistan.

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