The two terrorists caught along with Jammu & Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh were identified as Hizbul Mujahedeen member Naveed Babu and Altaf. Babu is accused of being involved in the killing of 11 non-local workers including truck drivers and labourers in south Kashmir last year. Davinder Singh, a decorated officer, was allegedly transporting hardcore terrorists out of Kashmir when he was caught on the Jammu-Srinagar highway. New Delhi: The arrest of senior Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was accompanying two wanted terrorists to Jammu, has also brought him under the scanner for his alleged links with 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. Despite the inquires, there were no red flags against Singh, a fourth official in the security establishment admitted. The BJP claimed that Banerjee's reaction reflected her mindset of appeasement politics, while the ruling Trinamool Congress said no one can teach lumpens to be dignified. Singh was posted with the anti-hijacking wing of the Jammu & Kashmir Police in Srinagar, and was part of the security staff that had received a group of foreign diplomats who visited Kashmir. Davinder Singh was posted with the anti-hijacking unit at Srinagar Airport and was one of the officials that received the 16-member delegation of foreign ambassadors which visited Kashmir, last week. The police also arrested a lawyer from Shopian, identified as Irfan, who was travelling with them. Delhi Police on Sunday specified that they have found 308 Twitter handles with their origins in Pakistan creating confusion over tractor march. Davinder Singh was posted with the anti-hijacking unit at Srinagar Airport and was one of the officials that received the 16-member delegation of foreign ambassadors which visited Kashmir, last week. Tightening its noose in the suspended Deputy Superintendent (DSP) By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh. SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said that Sher-e-Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry, awarded to Deputy Superintendent of Police, Davinder Singh in 2018 stands forfeited.Singh was stripped of the police medal days after he was arrested with two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists on January 11. On June 19, a Delhi court had granted bail to Davinder Singh in a militancy case after the Delhi Police failed to file a charge sheet against him and co-accused within the stipulated time. Singh was posted with the anti-hijacking wing of Jammu and Kashmir Police in Srinagar and was part of the security staff that had received a group of foreign diplomats who visited Kashmir. The party on Sunday produced RTI documents claiming Punjab CM Amarinder Singh was part of a high-powered committee of chief ministers for 'Transformation of Indian Agriculture'. Hindustan Times' sister publication Livehindustan reported that three alternate routes have been decided upon by farmers and Delhi Police during a meeting. While one NIA team went to Zainapora, the other went to Imamsahab in Pulwama, sources said. The challenge is to grapple with all these conundrums without being selective. Senior Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was arrested along with two terrorists -- self-styled district commander of banned Hizbul Mujahideen, Naveed Baba, and Altaf and an overground worker at a checkpoint on a national highway by a team of policemen, has been suspended on Monday. However, beyond the story of Davinder Singh lie serious issues of security, and patterns of impunity in Kashmir. Davinder Singh, who has now been suspended, was posted as the deputy superintendent of police at the airport. By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai. Srinagar: Suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh, arrested while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists in a vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway earlier this year, moved a Delhi court on Tuesday seeking bail. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi. Srinagar/New Delhi: Tightening its noose in the case of suspended J&K Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Davinder Singh and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Naveed Babu, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday carried out searches at several locations in Jammu & Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Singh was named by Afzal Guru, who was hanged on 9 February 2013, in a letter that he wrote to his lawyer Sushil Kumar from Tihar jail. Preliminary investigations indicated the two alleged terrorists stayed at Singh’s house in Srinagar’s Indra Nagar for about two days. Singh was under investigation earlier as well. J&K DySP Davinder Singh held for Hizbul link was being groomed by Pakistan: NIA chargesheet The agency on Monday filed its first chargesheet in the case, about six months after Singh was arrested along with HuM terrorist Naveed Babu as the two travelled together from Srinagar to Jammu on January 11. Also Watch l ‘To be treated as terrorist’: Senior J&K cop caught with Hizb terrorists. The DSP has since been suspended. On the afternoon of 11 January 2020, he was arrested in the Mir Bazar area of the Kulgam Town in South Kashmir while accompanying two militants from Srinagar to New Delhi in a private vehicle. According to sources, a team of Delhi police was in Jammu earlier to bring Singh to Delhi. On Davinder Singh's arrest, IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said the suspended cop was involved in a "heinous crime" of ferrying militants and is being treated on par with the ultras. You can manage them any time from your browser settings. Davinder Singh is being grilled for his role in aiding self-styled district commander of banned Hizbul Mujahideen, Naveed Baba, and Altaf to escape from Kashmir. He is also under investigation for providing a safe hideout to the terrorist, who was involved in the killing of non-local truck drivers and labourers and forcing a shutdown in south Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370 provisions. In large swathes of rural Kashmir, the Indian state was simply swept away. The Davinder Singh story is enmeshed with the great tide of anti-India rage which swept over Kashmir in 2016, following the killing of jihadist Burhan Wani. The two terrorists were identified as Hizbul Mujahedeen member Naveed Babu and Altaf. Even the officials are seen hissing about the embarrassing development. The Davinder Singh story is enmeshed with the great tide of anti-India rage which swept over Kashmir in 2016, following the killing of jihadist Burhan Wani. "The police officer has worked on several anti-militancy operations. On Sunday, the deputy superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir Police and two terrorists were detained from a car in south Kashmir. But so far few answers are forthcoming. The National Investigation Agency could take over the case, the officer indicated. However, beyond the story of Davinder Singh lie serious issues of security, and patterns of impunity in Kashmir. J&K DySP Davinder Singh held for Hizbul link was being groomed by Pakistan: NIA chargesheet The agency on Monday filed its first chargesheet in the case, about six months after Singh was arrested along with HuM terrorist Naveed Babu as the two travelled together from Srinagar to Jammu on January 11. Mumbai Police had started Operation All Out to maintain law and order in the city and is carried out once or twice a month. On January 11, Davinder Singh, a deputy superintendent of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, was arrested along with two Hizbul Mujahideen militants he was allegedly trying to ferry out of Kashmir. SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said that Sher-e-Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry, awarded to Deputy Superintendent of Police, Davinder Singh in 2018 stands forfeited.Singh was stripped of the police medal days after he was arrested with two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists on January 11. The J&K Police are now examining Singh’s finances and cases he was associated with the past, a senior Union home ministry official said, and called for a “360-degree investigation”. The NIA had taken over the case of Jammu and Kashmir’s Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Davinder Singh who was caught in south Kashmir while ferrying two militants out of the valley on January 11. Singh and two other accused in the case – Irfan Shafi Mir and Sayed Naveed Mushtaq – moved the applications, claiming they are not required further custodial interrogation. The Jammu and Kashmir police finds itself in an awkward position after the arrest of Deputy Superintendent of Police Davinder Singh, a decorated officer, who was allegedly ferrying two terrorists. Singh was named by Afzal Guru, who was hanged on 9 February 2013, in a letter that he wrote to his lawyer Sushil Kumar from Tihar jail. “Singh was providing hideout to militants in Jammu during winters for several years for which he was getting handsome amount of money,” said the official. Davinder Singh was part of the special anti-militancy squad Special Operations Group in 2002 and was named by Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. Zoom in on the arrest. In particular, police are examining Singh’s house, which adjoins the headquarters of the Srinagar-based Chinar Corps.The other line of investigation is that Singh was escorting, on a regular basis, terrorists from north to south Kashmir, where the deployment is very thin. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of these cookies. However, under special legislation of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (UAPA), the accused can be denied bail up to 180 days. Delhi Police' Major Revelation: Pak Created Twitter Handles To Disturb R-Days' Tractor Parade, Section 144 Imposed In Noida Till Jan 31; Private Use Of Drones Prohibited, Got Police Permission, Kisan Tractor Parade To Be Held On Republic Day In Peaceful Manner: Protesting Farmers' Claim. AK 47s, grenades and other arms and ammunition were recovered from the vehicle Davinder was travelling in as well as the DSP’s Srinagar home. “Singh’s case is all the more embarrassing because he was deputed at a very sensitive … 15,000 tractors, 170 km: All you need to know about the farmers' tractor rally, Here is the final route of farmers' tractor rally on Republic Day, Mumbai Police nab more than 100 criminals in Operation All Out ahead of R-Day, PM Modi to interact with Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar awardees tomorrow, 308 Twitter handles from Pakistan creating confusion over tractor march: Police, Hardeep Puri Interview: On Central Vista, Adani airports row, vaccine exports, Sole aim of Cong is to bring Babur's rule in Assam: Himanta, Congress and AIUDF will open doors for illegal immigrants in Assam: Amit Shah, 'When you march on Rajpath...': PM Modi talks to participants of R-Day parade, Formal permission received from police for Jan 26 tractor rally: Yogendra Yadav, Madhya Pradesh CM launches 'PANKH Abhiyan' on National Girl Child Day, Mahakumbh 2021: All devotees should register with Uttarakhand govt, says Centre, Mamata Banerjee hails from 'demoness' culture, has faulty DNA: BJP MLA in UP, Farmers protest: AAP ups ante, quotes RTI document to slam Amarinder Singh. The NIA had taken over the case of Jammu and Kashmir’s Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Davinder Singh who was caught in south Kashmir while ferrying two militants out of the valley on January 11. Davinder Singh was arrested with two militants, Naveed Mushtaq and Rafi Rather, and an alleged overground worker. According to the Delhi police estimates, about 15,000 tractors are present at the three border points and more are expected to trickle in. The PMRBP, formerly known as the National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement, is India's highest civilian honour for those under the age of 18. The case of Davinder Singh and Afzal Guru will now be investigated by the NIA. The Union home ministry has asked the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to investigate the case of suspended J&K DSP – Davinder Singh, who was caught in south Kashmir while allegedly ferrying two terrorists to Delhi. As the federal investigator NIA has taken the custody of DySP Davinder Singh and his friends on a fortnight-long remand, the questioned are being asked from diverse quarters. New Delhi, Jan 16: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has stripped Deputy Superintendent of Police, Davinder Singh of his Sher-e-Kashmir medal. While one NIA team went to Zainapora, the other went to Imamsahab in Pulwama, sources said. If he defends industrialist Gautam Adani bagging the contract for six airports, he also talks about expanding the aviation sector, and the phased roll-out of transporting the vaccine. Suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh, arrested while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists in a vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway earlier this year, was granted bail by a Delhi court on Friday. Investigators questioning Jammu & Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh said on Monday that the officer, who was arrested for allegedly escorting terrorists, claimed he was working on a plan to eliminate top Hizbul Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo but could provide no proof to support his assertion. An AK-47 rifle, two pistols, two grenades and lakhs of rupees were recovered from Singh’s residence, said a third official, adding that militants had struck a deal of Rs 12 lakh with Singh for transportation, providing them accommodation and other related issues. In large swathes of rural Kashmir, the Indian state was simply swept away. “There is nothing to support his claim, importantly none of the counterterror units operating in Jammu & Kashmir have backed his claim and neither was he in touch with them or tasked,” a senior official in the security establishment who didn’t want to be named said. ABP News uses cookie on this website to ensure a better User Experience, beautiful functionalities and to measure visitor behavior in order to improve the content. Dy SP Davinder Singh arrested with Hizbul terrorists. Fresh raids on disgraced DSP Davinder Singh’s residence in Kashmir NIA on Wednesday carried out fresh raids at the residence of disgraced DSP Davinder Singh, who was caught while transporting two militants and a lawyer in his vehicle to Jammu on January 11 On Sunday, the deputy superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir Police and two terrorists were detained from a car in south Kashmir. Airport Staff Not Considered As Frontline Workers For Covid-19 Vaccine, Here's Why? New Delhi: The arrest of senior Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was accompanying two wanted terrorists to Jammu, has also brought him under the scanner for his alleged links with 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. 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