Jammu

Explosives destroyed by security forces at encounter site in Poonch

Explosives destroyed by security forces at encounter site in Poonch

Rajouri, Oct 22 : Security forces here in Mendhar sub division of Poonch destroyed two explosive materials found planted at encounter site Bhata Dhurian, Officials said Poonch. As news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), both these devices were found planted by militants at encounter site in Bhata Dhurian Nar forests and both were recovered by forces […]

Truck driver among two killed in Doda accident

Truck driver among two killed in Doda accident

Anzer Ayoob Doda, Oct 22 : Two persons including a driver were killed after a truck they were travelling in met with an accident near Khellani nallah of Doda district on Friday morning. According to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), a truck bearing registration number JK14D-6072 fell into a deep gorge near Khellani nallah […]

Dr Farooq lambasts BJP for vitiating atmosphere ahead of elections

Dr Farooq lambasts BJP for vitiating atmosphere ahead of elections

Jammu, Oct 21 : Jammu & Kashmir National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah on Thursday expressed concern over polarizing atmosphere for political gains, especially in the run up to elections, saying this menace has to be fought to make a strong and united India. “Atmosphere of communal divide and generating passions is not a conducive trend […]

IED detected, destroyed in Poonch village

IED detected, destroyed in Poonch village

Poonch, Oct 21 : An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted in a village of Poonch’s Surankote sub division was destroyed by security forces on Thursday. As per news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the IED was recovered during a search operation in Rattan Pir dhok of Surankote sub division of Poonch district. Officials said that IED […]

4 LeT Militants, Soldier Killed In Shopian, Kulgam: Police

4 LeT Militants, Soldier Killed In Shopian, Kulgam: Police

Srinagar, Oct 20 : Four militants and a soldier were killed and two soldiers injured in twin gunfights in Shopian and Kulgam districts on Wednesday, police said.  Among the two militants, police said, one each was district commander of Lashker-e-Toiba for Shopian and Kulgam respectively and were “involved” in the recent killing of a carpenter […]

Kishtwar Police Arrested one Bootlegger 1130 bottles of illicit Liquor Seized

Kishtwar Police Arrested one Bootlegger 1130 bottles of illicit Liquor Seized

Imran Shah Under the banner of operation SANJEEVNI Kishtwar Police* in its continuous drive against the anti social elments detained a bootlegger on a specific information a special Naka was established at Hasti area of Kishtwar. A special police team was constituted SSP Kishtwar led by Inspector Abid Bukhari, SHO Police Station Kishtwar, under the […]

28-year-old killed, younger brother injured in Poonch accident

28-year-old killed, younger brother injured in Poonch accident

M S Nazki Poonch, Oct 19 : A 28-year-old youth was killed and his younger brother was injured when a motor cycle they were riding met with an accident near Eidgah Chowk in Poonch, officials said. The accident took place at about 23:45 hours last night, leading to injuries to two persons—Sukhvinder Singh (28) and […]

J-K’s Udhampur reports 6 Dengue cases

J-K’s Udhampur reports 6 Dengue cases

Udhampur, October 19: As many as six patients tested positive for dengue in the Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking to ANI on Tuesday, the Medical Superintendent at the District Hospital of Udhampur Dr Vijay Raina informed that out of 36 suspected cases, six patients have tested dengue positive. Ensuring that the hospital is […]

Army chief on 2-day visit to Jammu to review security situation

Army chief on 2-day visit to Jammu to review security situation

New Delhi, Oct 18: Army Chief General M M Naravane is on a two-day visit to the Jammu region where the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of White Knight Corps will give him an update on security situation and operational preparedness, the Indian Army said on Monday. Militants shot dead two non-local labourers and injured another […]