5 BSF constables injured in militant attack in Srinagar outskirts

5 BSF constables injured in militant attack in Srinagar outskirts

Srinagar Five Border Security Force (BSF) constables were injured when militants attacked a security force vehicle in the Srinagar outskirts on Monday evening. A police official told UNI that militants fired at a BSF vehicle at Pantha Chowk in the city outskirts on Monday evening, resulting in injuries to five jawans. “The injured were immediately […]

Three militants arrested near Noora hospital Narbal

Three militants arrested near Noora hospital Narbal

Srinagar: The state police on Monday claimed to have arrested three militants near Noora Hospital in Narbal area of HMT in the outskirts of Srinagar. Police told KNS that militants travelling in a vehicle jumped police Naka while throwing grenade on forces near Srinagar. They said that forces retaliated and managed to arrest three militants […]

Advisor Kumar reviews BSF’s operational preparedness along IB

Advisor Kumar reviews BSF’s operational preparedness along IB

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today visited BSF HQ Paloura Camp Jammu and International Border in Samba/Kathua Sector to take stock of the operational preparedness in prevailing security scenario. At the BSF Headquarters, the Advisor was welcomed by ADG BSF Western Command Kamal Nayan Choubey and IG BSF Jammu Frontier Ram Awtar. On […]

Govt committed to stop illegal cultivation of Poppy, Cannabis across valley: Div Com

Govt committed to stop illegal cultivation of Poppy, Cannabis across valley: Div Com

SRINAGAR: In order to stop the illegal cultivation of Poppy and Cannabis crops across the Kashmir Division, the Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan today constituted District Level Committees for every district. The committees will be headed by Additional Deputy Commissioners of respective districts. Excise & Taxation Officers are the Member Secretary and senior officers from […]

Govt to set up centers to stop illegal entry of dressed-chicken imports

Govt to set up centers to stop illegal entry of dressed-chicken imports

SRINAGAR: To check the entry of dressed chicken in the state, Animal Husbandry department has decided to setup two dedicated checking centers at Lakhanpur and Lower Munda. The direction to setup these check-posts was passed by Principal Secretary Animal, Sheep, Fisheries and Transport Department Dr Asgar Samoon during a meeting of officers and representatives of […]

Chairman Wakf Board pays obeisance at Makhdoom Sahib Shrine

Chairman Wakf Board pays obeisance at Makhdoom Sahib Shrine

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, today paid obeisance at the shrine of Hamza Makhdoom Kashmiri, popularly known as Makhdoom Sahib and also reviewed the arrangements being made for the upcoming Urs next month. On the occasion, Ganai, who is also the Chairman of J&K Wakf Board, prayed for peace and prosperity of […]

Prioritize on timely completion of languishing projects: CS to Distt. Admin

Prioritize on timely completion of languishing projects: CS to Distt. Admin

KATHUA: Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam, directed officials to prioritize on completing languishing projects of the district and sanction only those projects which have money behind them besides gear up man and machinery for early completion of these projects. In this regard, the Chief Secretary today chaired a meeting with Head of the Departments, District/Sectoral officers […]

Haj 2019: Aspirants asked to submit hardcopy  

Haj 2019: Aspirants asked to submit hardcopy  

SRINAGAR: According to Haj Officer, State Haj Committee, J&K, Srinagar, the Haj Aspirants of 2019, who have filled up online application forms have been directed to submit the hardcopy of their Haj Application Form in the respective Districts by or before the last date the 17th November 2018. The forms shall be accompanied with Photocopy […]

Div Com administers oath to newly elected Corporators of SMC

Div Com administers oath to newly elected Corporators of SMC

SRINAGAR: The newly elected Municipal Corporators of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) took oath of office at a swearing-in ceremony held here at Banquet Hall, today. The oath was administered by Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan. Those taking oath for Corporator for SMC included 26 women. The Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan congratulated the […]