Arms, ammunition recovered in Poonch

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

Foiled bid to rob bank in Jammu

An unsuccessful bid was made to rob a nationalised bank in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir with some unidentified men barging into the branch by cutting open the front gate shutter.   The robbers, however, could not break open the chest containing the cash, a police officer said, adding they ransacked the bank files,

Mughal road reopens for traffic, Kashmir highway also through

The historic Mughal road, connecting Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region, was today put through for traffic after remaining closed yesterday due to fresh snowfall.   Meanwhile, traffic on 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, linking the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, was also plying normally despite rain at

Ambuja cement re started awareness campaign for masons

Newspoint Bureau Poonch, November 6 To awareness the masses about upcoming trends of construction and good techniques, Ambuja Cement has restarted the workshops in small- small towns of Jammu and Poonch districts. Speaking on these workshops, Ajai Srivastav, Zonal Head – J&K, Ambuja Cement said that, “these workshops will not only update masons in getting