Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): The district election officer of Leh in a letter to the Indian Army has exposed the malpractices by many commanding officers in the electronic postal ballot system during the recently-held Lok Sabha polls in the territory on May 6.

In her letter to General Officer in Command of Leh-based XIV corps, Anvy Lavasa said a complaint has been received from contesting candidates for the Ladakh Parliamentary seat alleging that there are malpractices on the part of various commanding officers of the Indian army in the electronic postal ballot system. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, most of the additional companies of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF), which were brought to Kashmir for sham Lok Sabha election duty, have been asked to remain in the territory on the pretext of security of Amarnath yatris.

A senior official said most of the CAPF companies are still stationed in the Valley even as the Lok Sabha polls concluded in the Valley. The 46 days’ annual yatra would begin on July 1. »

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Troops launch CASO in Bijbehara

Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth in Shopian district, today.

The youth were killed by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Satipora area of the district.

A joint team of the army’s 34 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operations Group and Central Reserve Police Force conducted the operation.

The martyred youth have been identified as Basharat Ahmad and Tariq Ahmad. »

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