CEO discusses arrangements for Amarnath Yatra 2019

CEO discusses arrangements for Amarnath Yatra 2019

JAMMU: Principal Secretary to Governor and Chief Executive Officer, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, Umang Narula today chaired a meeting of heads of various departments to discuss arrangements for Shri Amarnath Yatra 2019. The meeting was attended by Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma, IGP Jammu, M K Sinha, Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, Commissioner JMC, Vikas […]

In Anantnag, boycott prevails over ballot

In Anantnag, boycott prevails over ballot

Anantnag: The first phase of elections in the restive South Kashmir Lok Sabha constituency that started from Anantnag district on Tuesday witnessed a very low voting as people preferred to stay away from the election process, adding worries to the contesting candidates in fray. Even though sporadic clashes were witnessed in a few places in […]

13.61 per cent polling recorded in Anantnag

13.61 per cent polling recorded in Anantnag

Srinagar: The first phase of elections in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district recorded lowest 13.61 per cent voting on Tuesday, officials announced. According to KNO Correspondent, Chief Electoral Officer while addressing press conference here said that in an electorate of 5,27,497 including migrant votes, 67676 votes were polled on Tuesday in the first leg of Anantnag […]

LS Elections: Cop Killed, 10 CRPF Men, Govt Employees among 20 injured in Kokernag accidents

LS Elections: Cop Killed, 10 CRPF Men, Govt Employees among 20 injured in Kokernag accidents

Srinagar:Β A policeman was killed and over twenty persons including ten CRPF troopers, returning from poll duties, were injured in accidents, one of them allegedly caused due to stone pelting, in Kokernag area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday evening. Reports reaching GNS said that a speeding vehicle (TATA 407) turned turtle near Zalangam, resulting […]

ECIs assurances over fool-proof security have fallen flat. G.A. Mir

ECIs assurances over fool-proof security have fallen flat. G.A. Mir

Srinagar:Β The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President and Party Candidate from Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency G.A. Mir has conveyed his gratitude to voters for participating in polling in Anantnag and hoped that the people of other districts will follow suit with great enthusiasm. Mir also expressed serious concern over the lack of security arrangements […]

Geelani warns New Delhi, if any untoward happens to Yasin Malik

Geelani warns New Delhi, if any untoward happens to Yasin Malik

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani has expressed his serious concern over the deteriorating health condition of incarcerated Muhammad Yasin Malik and warned if any untoward happens to JKLF chairman, New Delhi shall have to face the consequences. He also condemned the continued grilling of his elder son Dr. Nayeem Geelani by NIA […]

Cop, civilian die of electric shock in Poonch

Cop, civilian die of electric shock in Poonch

Jammu: A policeman and a civilian on Tuesday died of electric shock in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. “A police constable and a civilian died early morning on Tuesday due to short circuit of 33KV transformer at Chungan Chroon area of Mendhar in Poonch district,” a police official here said. According to the official, […]

Jamia Masjid in Srinagar closed as a precautionary measure

Jamia Masjid in Srinagar closed as a precautionary measure

Srinagar: Historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar was closed for devotees as a precautionary measure to prevent any demonstration on Tuesday, when Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for a general strike to protest against alleged ill-treatment to Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Mohammad Yaseen Malik and other separatist leaders, businessmen and others by […]