Mehbooba Mufti

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  • Mehbooba condemns killings of security guards in terror attack

    Mehbooba condemns killings of security guards in terror attack

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expressed grief over the killing of two security guards and a woman in two separate militancy-related incidents in the valley and reiterated her appeal to civil society to work for making the future......

    December 11, 2017
  • Mumbai Police record Zaira Wasim's statement, register offence

    Mumbai Police record Zaira Wasim's statement, register offence

    Hours after Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah sought for swift action against perpetrator, who allegedly assaulted actor Zaira Wasim on a flight Vistara Airlines flight, Mumbai police swung into action by......

    December 10, 2017
  • Know instances when controversy caught up with Zaira Wasim 

    Know instances when controversy caught up with Zaira Wasim 

    Zaira Wasim, the 17-year-old National Award winner actor, was allegedly molested by a co-passenger in a Vistara airlines flight from Delhi to Mumbai. She went on to share her ordeal via an Instagram story after de-boarding from the flight. “Managed to get this,”......

    December 10, 2017
  • Zaira Wasim 'molestation' case triggers anger in J-K

    Zaira Wasim 'molestation' case triggers anger in J-K

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said she was appalled by the incident wherein 'Dangal' fame actress Zaira Wasim was allegedly molested on a flight, and sought swift action in the matter. The National Award winning actor......

    December 10, 2017
  • Mehbooba does U-turn on panchayat elections in J-K

    Mehbooba does U-turn on panchayat elections in J-K

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti citing “unfavourable security scenario” made a U-turn on her decision to hold panchayat elections in the state. During her meeting with Home Minister Rajnath Singh on 26 October, Mehbooba had made a commitment that the......

    December 5, 2017
  • Two test centres set up for NEET-2018 in Kashmir Valley

    Two test centres set up for NEET-2018 in Kashmir Valley

    Two exam centres for this year's national eligibility entrance test (NEET) would be set up in the Kashmir Valley, following Jammu and Kashmir's Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's request, the Central government announced on Saturday. "Responding to the plea of the......

    December 2, 2017
  • J-K CM Mehbooba Mufti re-elected as PDP President

    J-K CM Mehbooba Mufti re-elected as PDP President

    Jammu and Kashmir (J-K) Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was re-elected for the sixth consecutive term as the President of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday. A party spokesman said Mehbooba's re-election was unanimous. She was re-elected following a meeting, in Jammu,......

    December 2, 2017
  • CM Mufti calls Home Secretary over assault of J-K prisoners

    CM Mufti calls Home Secretary over assault of J-K prisoners

    J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday urged the Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba to ensure safety of Kashmiri separatists lodged in Delhi's Tihar jail. She is reported to have raised question mark on the safety of Kashmiri prisoners inside......

    November 28, 2017
  • Mehbooba concerned over harassment of Kashmiris in Tihar Jail

    Mehbooba concerned over harassment of Kashmiris in Tihar Jail

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the alleged harassment and physical torture of Kashmiri prisoners at the Tihar Central Jail in New Delhi. Official sources said the Chief Minister spoke to Home Secretary......

    November 28, 2017
  • Facelift for Dal on the cards?

    Facelift for Dal on the cards?

    Thanks to a timely reminder from Governor NN Vohra, the authorities have woken up to cleaning the disappearing Dal Lake in Srinagar by accelerating its de-weeding. Nearly half the iconic Dal Lake was invisible due to unchecked growth of weeds......

    November 27, 2017
  • J-K CM Mehbooba Mufti ‘strongly’ condemns abduction, killing of army jawan

    J-K CM Mehbooba Mufti ‘strongly’ condemns abduction, killing of army jawan

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday “strongly” condemned the "brutal killing" of an army soldier who was kidnapped and shot dead by militants while on vacation. In a statement, Mufti said: “Strongly condemn brutal killing of Irfan......

    November 25, 2017
  • Mehbooba Mufti sees ray of hope in release of stone pelters

    Mehbooba Mufti sees ray of hope in release of stone pelters

    As the J&K government on Thursday started withdrawing cases against the first time stone pelters, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said "It is a ray of hope for these young boys and their families". "It gives me immense satisfaction to restart......

    November 24, 2017
  • Mehbooba Mufti announces amnesty to first-time stonepelters

    Mehbooba Mufti announces amnesty to first-time stonepelters

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has announced amnesty to first-time stonepelters, officials said on Thursday. In a Twitter post on Wednesday night, Mufti said: "It gives me immense satisfaction to restart the process of withdrawing FIRs against first-time......

    November 23, 2017