Kashmir

Three militants killed in Pulwama gunfight

Three militant were killed in a gunfight with security forces at Gath Mohalla area of Kakapora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.Official sources said that three militants have been killed in a gunfight, however identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained.The searches are underway.

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Gunfight rages in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Encounter broke out between militants and government forces in Gath Mohalla area of Kakapora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.Reports said that a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Kakapora.As the joint team of forces encircled the suspected spot, the hiding …

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Srinagar militant attack: Injured cop succumbs

A policeman who was injured in Aribagh, Nowgam, Srinagar militant attack, succumbed on the way to the hospital, officials said.Medical Superintendent SMHS hospital Dr Nazir Choudhary said that the injured policeman was brought dead to the hospital.The slain policeman has been identified as Ramez Raja. He was injured when militants …

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Imagine-Your pic on stamp!

GPO Sgr does it, rolls out ‘My Stamp’ concept Srinagar, March 31: The General Post Office (GPO) has rolled out a new concept under the theme “My Stamp” which according to officials received good response so far. The aim of the concept is to persuade local and non-local tourists to make …

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53 students test positive for Covid-19

Govt closes 7 edu institutesSrinagar, Mar 31: Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, authorities on Wednesday closed seven educational institutions in the Valley after 53 students and four staff members tested positive for COVID-19.Among the 53 infected students, 36 are from Kulgam district, 14 from Anantnag district, two from Budgam and one …

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Darbar move on April 30

Offices to re-open in Sgr on May 10Secretariat switches to e-office to reduce record carriageThe Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam on Wednesday informed that bi-annual shifting of capital from Jammu to Srinagar is scheduled on 30th April 2021 and there will be a substantial reduction in the transportation of …

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Govt to declare Wular, Dal, Nigeen as protected wetlands

Jammu, Mar 31: The Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam Wednesday directed the concerned to bring Wular, Dal, Nigeen, Sanasar, Manasbal lakes and Purmandal under protection and conservation as protected wetlands.He issued the directions while chairing the maiden meeting of Jammu and Kashmir Wetland Authority to chalk out strategy for …

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