The Burzahom, that was!

LKH DeskOrigins Comments

  Burzahom was the first Neolithic site to be discovered in Kashmir. It is located on a ‘karewa’ between the banks of the Dal Lake and the Zabarvan hills, about 5 km from the famous … Read More

Remembering Abdul Aziz Shah

Zahir-Ud-DinHeroes of Kashmir Comments

Abdul Aziz Shah, an employee of the Government Silk Factory in Srinagar, took active part in the Quit Kashmir Movement launched by Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah in 1946. But when the Sheikh accepted the emergency government … Read More

Case 6 : Mohammad Yousuf

LKH DeskCases, February, Killings Comments

Victim Details: Qazi Mohammad Yousuf [Abduction and Extra-Judicial Killing] Age: 28 Son of: Nazira Begum, Gul Mohammad Qazi Resident of: New Theed, Harwan, Srinagar Alleged Perpetrators: 1. Superintendent of Police [SP], Srinagar Anand Jain, Jammu … Read More

Case 4 : Extra-Judicial Killing

LKH DeskCases, February, Killings Comments

Victim Details: Gulzar Ahmad Bhat [Abduction, Wrongful Confinement, Torture and Extra-Judicial Killing] Occupation: Mason Son of: Ghulam Rasool Bhat, Fata Resident of: Rangardhar Mohalla, Sadarkote Balla, Bandipora District Alleged Perpetrators: 1. Major Vishal Sharma, 18 … Read More

Case 3 : Custodial Killing

LKH DeskCases, January Comments

  Victim Details: Mohammad Rafiq Shah [Tarray] [Abduction, Torture and Extra Judicial Killing (Custodial Killing)] Age: 16 Occupation: Student, Regional Public School Son of: Salima Shah and Mehraj-ud-Din Shah [Tarray] Resident of: Khankah Sokhta, Nawa … Read More