NIA to quiz former J&K MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid, arrested in terror funding case, for links with Hizbul commander
The NIA had registered the case against separatist and secessionist leaders, including unknown members of the Hurriyat Conference, who have been acting in connivance with active militants of proscribed terrorist organisations Hizbul Mujahideen, Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and other outfits and gangs in 2016.
Delhi court sends former Jammu and Kashmir Independent MLA Rashid Engineer to judicial custody in terror funding case
The NIA had earlier told a court in Delhi that Rashid Engineer received money from Hafiz Saeed, the Pakistan-based chief of the Jamaat-ud-Dawa.
Pulwama encounter: Former Jammu and Kashmir legislator Sheikh Abdul Rashid detained after protest march against civilian killings
Pulwama encounter: Sheikh Abdul Rashid, a former legislator, was detained on Sunday after he took out a protest march against the killing of seven civilians during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.
Independent Jammu and Kashmir MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known as Rashid Engineer, has been summoned by the NIA for questioning in a case related to the funding of terror activities in the Valley, officials said on Thursday.
Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid was the lone legislator from Jammu and Kashmir who abstained from voting in the presidential poll on Monday.
Abdul Rashid's remark came in the wake of a sting operation on separatists Naeem Khan and Farooq Dar by a television channel.
Independent legislator Sheikh Abdul Rashid and his supporters were on Thursday detained as he tried to lead a protest march against Jammu and Kashmir government's move to grant domicile certificates to West Pakistan Refugees.
Alleging some policemen had assaulted him in Anantnag district last week, Jammu and Kashmir Independent legislator Sheikh Abdul Rashid on Thursday said he would move a privilege motion in the Assembly in this regard.
National Conference and Congress on Monday staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in support of independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid's allegation that the PDP-BJP government was discriminating against Kashmir Valley and favouring Jammu region.
MLA detained for leading march in support of JNU and registering protest against arrest of SAR Geelani in Kashmir
Controversial Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid was today detained here after he took out a march to express solidarity with JNU students and register protest against the arrest of former Delhi University professor S A R Geelani over alleged anti-India sloganeering.
A BJP worker was allegedly thrashed on Thursday by supporters of Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid and some locals.
Separatist Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was today placed under house arrest to foil their plan of holding a rally parallel to that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Saturday
Two persons of a right wing Hindu outfit were arrested on Monday for smearing Jammu and Kashmir MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid's face with paint, ink and mobil oil protesting against his hosting a beef party in Srinagar
Several BJP MLAs on Thursday assaulted Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, a day after he had hosted a beef party in Srinagar.