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Apart from Shah Faesal here are officers who retired early to join politics

ND Desk Srinagar|Jan 9: IAS officer Dr Shah Faesal’s joining mainstream politics has been making rounds for a year now. The speculation is most likely to translate as Faesal has resigned from his service stating in his Facebook post that he took the step, “to protest against the unabated killings in …

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Mirwaiz welcomes Shah Faesal’s resignation, hopes ‘his outrage guides his choice of politics’

Srinagar|Jan 9: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, the Chairman of the Hurriyat (M) has welcomed the resignation of IAS topper Shah Faesal. Shah Faesal added that his ‘outrage and sentiment that Kashmiri Lives matter’ should guide his choice of politics furthur. In a tweet, Mirwaiz said: Earlier, Shah Faesal in his Facebook post said …

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Budgam: Class 12 girl commits suicide after failing in exam

ND Desk Srinagar| Jan 09: A girl committed suicide in Chewdara village of Beerwah in central Kashmir’s Budgam area after failing in  Class 12 examination. Sources said that an 18-year old girl (name withheld) consumed poison at her home, a day after her result was declared. She was immediately rushed to …

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IAS officer Shah Faesal resigns, likely to join NC

Srinagar | Jan 09: IAS officer Shah Faesal, who has been in the limelight since becoming the first Kashmiri to top the exam in 2009, resigned Wednesday, protesting the “unabated” killings in Kashmir and the marginalisation of Indian Muslims. In a brief statement on Facebook, the 35-year-old said his resignation was …

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Two narcotic smugglers arrested in Udhampur

Jammu|Jan 9: Two narcotic smugglers were arrested and over 12 kgs of cannabis was recovered from them in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur on Wednesday, the police said. A police team intercepted a vehicle on the highway in Jakhani belt and during checking, the cannabis was recovered, they said. Gohar Khanday and …

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