Jammu Province

Driver held with narcotics in Nagrota

Driver held with narcotics in Nagrota

Police arrested one drug peddler and recovered 1.8 Kg Charas from his possession. According to report, a party of Police Station Nagrota, during a Naka at Bantoll Plaza, intercepted one vehicle (JK03B 2515) coming from Anantnag towards Jammu. During checking, police recovered 1.8 Kg Charas from the possession of vehicle driver. The driver of the

J&K:Hospital employee arrested with intoxicant injections

Police arrested a hospital employee and recovered intoxicant injections from his possession. As per police sources, on specific information, a team from Doda Police Station laid a naka and apprehended a medical employee and recovered 34 intoxicant injections from his possession. The arrested person has been identified as Nisar Ahmed, son of Anayat Ullah Sheikh,

Focus on developing catchment areas while developing tourist spots: Mehbooba

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today directed the Tourism Department and allied agencies to focus on the development of catchment areas and people while developing facilities at various tourist spots. This, she said, would enable them to become equal partners and stakeholders in promoting tourism across the State. Chairing a joint meeting of Yousmarg, Wullar &

Jammu : 3 drug peddlers arrested with heroin

Kulian police under ‘Operation Sanjeevani’ arrested three drug peddlers and recovered 46 grams heroin from their possession. As per police sources, on specific information, a team from Kulian Police Post signaled a car bearing registration number JK02P-7980 to stop for checking. On seeing police cops, the driver accelerated the vehicle and tried to escape, but

Cold wave continues in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu city and Leh town witnessed the coldest night of the season so far on Wednesday even as the minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained below freezing point. The weather office forecast that the present cold wave conditions will continue in Jammu and Kashmir till Friday. Jammu city recorded 6.4 while Leh recorded a

Traffic on Ladakh highway suspended, Kashmir, Mughal road open

Traffic on the national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir, has been suspended following fresh snowfall since Tuesday night. However, the Srinagar-Jammu national highway and historic Mughal road are through for traffic, a traffic police official told on Wednesday morning. He said there was fresh snowfall at Zojila and Meenmarg on the 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh national

Shopkeeper among two arrested with poppy straw

Police arrested two drug peddlers including a shopkeeper along with poppy straw. As per police sources, on specific information, a team from Police Post District Hospital Doda conducted raid in a furniture shop and recovered 1.500 kilograms of poppy straw. Police team arrested two persons including the shopkeeper, who have been identified as Najeeb alias