Jammu Province

Cold wave intensifies in J&K

Cold wave intensifies in J&K

Cold wave further tightened its grip in Jammu and Kashmir after snowfall in higher reaches of the State a day earlier, with Kargil in the frontier region of Ladakh was the coldest recorded place with night temperature falling to minus 14.5 degree Celsius. The minimum temperature in Kargil town, 204 km from Srinagar, was four

Narco smuggler-bus employees’ drugs trade nexus unearthed

Police unearthed narcotic smugglers and the bus employees’ drugs trade nexus and recovered 235 banned syrup bottles from their possession. However, police also seized the bus, in which the consignment was being smuggled from Delhi to Jammu. As per police sources, on specific information, the sleuths of Special Operation Group (SOG) Jammu along with police

Rana seeks job, compensation for Udhampur family

Provincial President National Conference Jammu Devender Singh Rana today visited Udhampur and met Bola Ram, father of the three explosion victims to personally condole their death. He consoled the bereaved family and conveyed condolences on behalf of the National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah and Working President Omar Abdullah. Bola Ram of Gandri Village, presently

Under construction hotel sealed

District Administration Jammu today sealed an under construction hotel at Airport road on the request of Cantonment Board, Satwari. An official spokesman said, that Chief Executive Officer of Cantonment Board had recently brought to the notice of Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Simrandeep Singh that prominent businessman namely Vijay Dhar was constructing a hotel near Jammu Airport

Parrikar inaugurates first cable-stayed bridge in J&K

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has dedicated the first cable-stayed bridge of north India in Kathua district to the nation today, which will provide close connectivity between the three states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab. Flanked by Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh and Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag, Parrikar today inaugurated the cable

VDC Terror Continues: Now, The Govt Militia Shot Dead Mother-Son Duo In Rajouri

A controversial Village Defence Committee (VDC) member Thursday killed a mother-son duo in J&K’s Rajouri district. The accused identified as Mushtaq Ahmad, son of Mohd Sharief of Rajouri’s Mohra Dhaveen village barged inside the home of the 35-year-old woman, Shamim Akhter (35) and her four-year-old son Tawheed Ahmad and shot them dead. The incident happened