Terrorists open fire at Army posts in J&K’s Poonch, one injured

Terrorists open fire at Army posts in J&K’s Poonch, one injured

One Indian Army porter was seriously injured in the firing.The area has been cordoned off and search operation is on. “At approximately 1700 hours today, in a militant stand off fire, one civilian porter got injured in forward post (along LoC in Saujian belt of Poonch District),” PRO, Defence, Jammu, Lt Col Manish Mehta told

Poonch Link UP Day celebrated in Poonch

Newspoint Bureau The 67th Poonch Link-Up Day was celebrated by the people of Poonch and the Poonch Brigade with gaiety and fervor today. The celebrations commemorated with the historic link up carried out by Poonch Brigade forces and 19 Infantry Brigade from Rajouri at Danni Ka Pir on November 21, 1948. The celebrations were graced

Arms, ammunition recovered in Poonch

Security forces today recovered a cache of arms and ammunition from a hideout in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. “Based on a tip-off, police and army launched search operation in a remote belt of Poonch district this afternoon,” official sources said here. They said during search, one pistol, one Pistol magazine, 61 rounds of

Ved Mahajan nominated as gen secy of PDP

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) today nominated Ved Prakash Mahajan as Party general secretary and Shahzad Khan as chief coordinator for Poonch-Rajouri districts. As per party spokesperson, as a prelude to streamline further the party network, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti made the appointment of Ved Prakash Mahajan and Shahzad Khan as Party general secretary and chief

JCCI delegation attend trade review meeting

Newspoint Bureau Poonch, November 21 Acknowledging sincere endeavors of state and central governments in promoting the Cross-Line of Control (Cross-LoC) trade, the Jammu and Kashmir Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called upon the leadership to take the Confidence Building Measures (CBM) to the next level to harness its full political as well as

CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to visit Chakan-Da-Bagh

Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed will  visit different parts of the border district of Poonch including cross-LoC point of Chakan-Da-Bagh and hold high level review of trade and travel facilities on Poonch-Rawlakote route. This will be Sayeed’s first visit to Chakan-Da-Bagh after taking over as the Chief Minister. Official sources said the Mufti Sayeed would