Voters in Kashmir have defied the boycott call given by separatists but two villages in this South Kashmir constituency have en masse decided not to take part in the democratic process alleging discrimination in development and harassment by security forces.
A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the PDP of looting Jammu and Kashmir besides emotionally blackmailing people, party patron Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Saturday said his party leadership does not need any certificate on its integrity.
Political parties of all hues in Kashmir on Saturday condemned the killing of a teenage boy in alleged CRPF firing in Kulgam district and demanded a thorough probe into the circumstances leading to the death.
The temple bells of famous shrine of Tripursundri in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir will toll on June 6, the occasion of "Jyeshta Ashtami", as over 3000 Kashmiri Pandits are expected to converge the shrine.
In the wake of alleged killing of four people by the CRPF jawans and the resulting violence, the curfew clamped by the authorities in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir continued fo the third day on Monday.