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The order for the second batch of the assault rifles would be coming after the first lot of 72,000 rifles, has already been delivered to the Army for use by troops in Northern Command and other operational areas.
Information Commissioner Divya Prakash Sinha held that seeking citizenship proof in case of demand of sensitive information is justified but seeking a signed copy of the application does not seem appropriate as the online portal does not mandate uploading of signatures.
"All the country's land is with us. Our land is in full possession of our security forces," Deswal told reporters here. He made the remarks when asked to comment on the current military standoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh.
The police action comes days after veteran separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani announced his complete disassociation from politics.
For the past two decades at least, there has been a debate in India over how to view China: as a competitor or an adversary. If nothing, the deaths of 20 Indian soldiers in the Galwan Valley, coming barely three years after the prolonged face-off in the India-Bhutan-China border...
​Security personnel launched a cordon and search operation around midnight in the Reban area of Sopore town following information on presence of militants, a police official said.
It’s in the area of defence and security that India will have to step off the fence and make some tough choices with regard to the Quad.
The Chinese military has already completed moving back its troops from the face-off sites in Galwan Valley, Gogra and Hot Springs in line with the first phase of the disengagement process from the friction points on the LAC in eastern Ladakh, sources said.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar's comments came a day after India and China held another round of diplomatic talks during which both sides resolved to push ahead with "complete disengagement" of troops in eastern Ladakh in a timely manner for "full restoration" of peace and tranquility.
This is the last chapter of the 30-year-old history of terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said, adding that two heavily affected districts of Doda and Kishtwar, which witnessed many a massacre in the last three decades, have been rendered terror-free.