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Jan expresses concern over continuous shelling in border villages

Jan expresses concern over continuous shelling in border villages

Newspoint Bureau Poonch August 16 Expressing concern over continuous shelling from across the border on civilian areas, Provincial Youth National Conference President and former MLA Ajaz Jan assailed the PDP-BJP government for its indifferent approach towards the suffering people.   Interacting with the shelling sufferers during his visit to the border village of Chapriya this

Govt committed to improve socio-economic status of Poonch district, asks people to involve in dev process

Newspoint Bureau Poonch, August 16 Minister for R&B, Gardens, Parks and Floriculture, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has said that the Government has formulated a comprehensive programme to strengthen the existing infrastructure and to improve the socio-economic profile of the Poonch district. He targeted the previous regimes for ignoring this hilly district in all fronts and

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Say’s ;- India giving befitting reply to Pak on ceasefire violations

India is giving a “befitting” reply to Pakistan, which is engaged in continuous ceasefire violations along the Line of Control in Poonch and Rajouri of Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said here today. “Hum unhe muhtod jawab de rahen hai. Hamara response dugna-tiguna hai… (We are giving them (Pakistan) a befitting reply. Our

A female Nusrat Kausar wife of Alamein of Barote village of Balakote killed in Pak firing today morning

A female Nusrat Kausar wife of Alamein of Barote village of Balakote killed in Pak firing today morning in Poonch district of Jammu…Death toll in Pak firing in Poonch district since last 24 hours reached 6…. Heavy shelling right from Man kote up to Balakote sector resumed and the shell’s falling in deep interior area’s

6 Civilians Killed, 9 Injured, as Pakistan Continues Ceasefire Violations

Jammu: Tension continued to remain high on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir this morning. Continued firing and shelling by Pakistani troops overnight killed a 40-year-old woman in the Balakote sector. In total, six civilians have been killed and nine injured in the ceasefire violations that began yesterday. A 12-year-old child is among

Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire for the fifth day…

The Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire for the fifth day on Thursday increasing the arch of firing and shelling along LoC by targeting scores of Indian posts and civilian areas in three districts of Jammu, Rajouri and Poonch, drawing retaliation from the Army. The latest escalation from Pakistani side is apparently aimed at helping militants

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