Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Poonch District

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Poonch District

Pakistan today violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, by resorting to firing on forward posts. The firing from across the border in Debraj, Krishna Ghati and Ishapur in Mendhar sector started around 10.30 am, prompting retaliation by Indian troops guarding the border, a police official said.

Man found dead on railway track

The dead body of a man was today recovered from railway track in Channi Himmat area of city outskirts. According to a police spokesman, some locals this morning spotted a dead body lying on railway track at 93.09 km down and informed the police. He said that on their information, police reached the spot and

District Committee sanctions 719 cases of Laadli Beti Scheme beneficiaries

The District Committee for implementation of Laadli Beti Scheme of the J&K Govt. met under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Kathua Ramesh Kumar at DC office complex today. PO ICDS Rajinder Singh, CMO Kathua, DTO Kathua were also present. The committee after secruitiny of the applications of the beneficiaries gave sanction to the 719 cases

DPS Jammu excels in on the music competition

Saanvi Anand (V-A) of DPS Jammu got 2nd prize in Junior Group in ‘On the Music Competition’ organised by J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages held on 3rd Aug. 2017 at K.L Sehgal Hall, Jammu. She also bagged 3rd prize in ‘Independence Day’ programme organised by the Department of Information and Public Relations. Earlier

Kalash yatra taken out

A Kalash Yatra was taken out today from Paloura by Shri Shri Baba Kuldeep Ji Paloura Wale from Baba Sidhgoria Temple, Paloura in which hundreds of devotees participated which starts from Temple to BSF Paloura Canal. Baba Ji along with devotees take bath in canal and bring kalsh of water back to temple & after

GMC Jammu, associated hospitals facing shortage of medicines, surgical items

Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu and its associated hospitals are running short of medicines and other essential drugs and allied items, as the J&K Medical Supplies Corporation Limited (JKMSCL) has failed to ensure proper supply. Due to unavailability of various medicines and surgical items, patients and their attendants are forced to purchase the same

Two arrested with 17-kg poppy straw in Jammu

Two drug peddlers were arrested today with contraband of poppy straw in this winter capital of the state. “Police today achieved a major success by arresting two drug peddlers along with 17-kg Poppy Straw (Bhuki) in Satwari area of Jammu,” police here said. They said that surprised check point was established at Satwari Chowk and