Jammu

Major drugs smuggling bid foiled, smuggler shot dead along IB in Kathua: BSF

Major drugs smuggling bid foiled, smuggler shot dead along IB in Kathua: BSF

‘27 packets of Heroine recovered’ Jammu, Jun 23 : The Border Security Force on Wednesday claimed to have foiled a major drugs smuggling bid by killing a smuggler along the International border near Pansar in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that BSF shot dead a smuggler and […]

20-Year-old Operator Of JCB Machine Killed In Reasi Accident

20-Year-old Operator Of JCB Machine Killed In Reasi Accident

M S Nazki Jammu, June 22 : A 20-year-old youth died and another person is said to be missing after a JCB machine rolled down from a road and fell in a water body in Reasi district on Tuesday, officials said. They said at 0715 hours, a JCB machine (JK20B-1579) met with the accident at […]

Army Terms Beating Of Police Officer By Its Soldiers ‘Unfortunate, One Off Incident’

Army Terms Beating Of Police Officer By Its Soldiers ‘Unfortunate, One Off Incident’

MS Nazki Srinagar, June 20 : A day after soldiers “beat up” a police officer near Poshana along Mughal road, army on Sunday termed the “reported altercation” as “unfortunate and “one off incident” even as it ordered internal inquiry. Police has filed a case (FIR No 234/ 2021) under IPC sections 341 (wrong restraint)/342 (wrongful […]

Kidnapping accused arrested days after he fled from police custody in J&K

Kidnapping accused arrested days after he fled from police custody in J&K

Jammu, Jun 19: An accused in a kidnapping case, who had escaped from police custody earlier this week, was re-arrested from Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Saturday. Mukul Kalotra, a resident of Resham Ghar Colony, was arrested by personnel from the Bakshi Nagar police station in Jammu on Tuesday for allegedly […]

Meet This Retired Jammu Lecturer Who Is Now Teaching Slum Kids

Meet This Retired Jammu Lecturer Who Is Now Teaching Slum Kids

Jammu, Jun 19: A 61-year-old retired lecturer in Jammu has earned the nickname of ‘super teacher’ for empowering children of slum dwellers in Maratha Basti through education. Kanchan Sharma, who hails from Pipri village of Maharashtra’s Nagpur, has been educating these slum children since 2009. She conducts a two-hour class every week at the Maratha […]

6.5 grams of heroine recovered, two arrested

6.5 grams of heroine recovered, two arrested

Udhampur police recovered 6.5 grms of contraband substance Heroin (Chitta) from two narcotic smugglers at Tikri, Udhampur. Police party of PP Tikri led by Nishant Gupta SHO PS Rehambal and assisted by Inspector Jaswinder Singh IC PP Tikri laid a naka at Tikri, naka point for checking During naka checking police party stopped one vehicle […]

Senior PDP leader Of Poonch Zahida Sabir Passes Away

Senior PDP leader Of Poonch Zahida Sabir Passes Away

M S Nazki Poonch, June 16 : Mrs Zahida Sabir, senior PDP leader, of Mendhar area in Poonch passed last night, reports said on Wednesday. She was wife of Late Ch. Lal Mohammad Sabir, the former works minister of erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir. Family sources told GNS that Mrs Zahida Sabir passed away about 11: […]

In a first, Kishtwar’s Warwan set to get mobile signal

In a first, Kishtwar’s Warwan set to get mobile signal

Anzer Ayoob Kishtwar, Jun 15 : In a first, remote Warwan village of Kishtwar district will get mobile connectivity, much to surprise and relief of the local residents, officials said here on Tuesday. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the private mobile service provider Jio will start its services in the Warwan […]

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