Two Gulf-based airlines on Saturday announced that they have re-routed flights over Iraq because of the deteriorating security situation there, even as Turkish Airlines said it has resumed flights to the northern Iraqi city of Irbil.
Maintaining that security situation in Jammu and Kashmir is under control, Police Chief K Rajindra Kumar Saturday said due to extreme alert and vigilance along the border, infiltration has come down in the state.
Delhi BJP on Tuesday demanded a judicial enquiry to probe the reasons of deteriorating law and order situation of the city and sought capital punishment for those involved in the gangrape of a 23-year-old para medical student.
Terming the security situation in J&K "very fragile" as the state was passing through a sensitive stage of transformation, a top Army official on Wednesday said the terror attacks on sarpanchs and civilians are a cause of worry.
Army Chief General V K Singh on Thursday
reviewed the security situation at forward areas along the
LoC in J-K and expressed
satisfaction with the state of readiness of troops to counter
infiltration from across the border.
Fear has returned to J&K. Heightening of tensions around Republic Day is nothing new in this border state. Yet the upsurge in guerrilla attacks mounted by Pakistan-based militant groups has caused apprehension among the locals.