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Chief Secretary reviews launching of additional train services in Kashmir

Chief Secretary reviews launching of additional train services in Kashmir

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 23 Chief Secretary, B.B.Vyas on Friday undertook an extensive review of launching additional train services and halt stations along the Baramulla-Banihal railway track ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr. The meeting, which was held in the office of Divisional Commissioner Kashmir was attended by top officials of the Civil and Police administration, including Director

Dy CM strongly condemns lynching of Dy SP Ayub

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 23 Deputy Chief Minster, Dr Nirmal Singh has strongly condemned the killing of Deputy Superintendent of police, Mohammad Ayub Pandit, who was lynched to death in Nowhatta area of the Old City here. While terming the killing as gruesome and barbaric, the Deputy Chief Minster said that the perpetrators of this

BJP condemns DySP’s lynching

Srinagar, June 23 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has condemned the lynching of the Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) Mohammad Ayub Pandit, who was lynched by mob outside Jamia Masjid in Srinagar’s old city last night. In a statement here the BJP spokesman, Khalid Jehangir, said, “The lynching of the Jammu and Kashmir Police DySP is

Secretary JKAACL congratulates State writers for bagging honours

Srinagar, June 23 Secretary, J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL), Dr Aziz Hajini today congratulated Dr Agni Shekhar for having been awarded the Saraswati Samman. The Secretary JKAACL also congratulated Raja Ranjha and Nighat Sahiba for being selected for Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puruskar 2017. He also complimented Showkat Ansari and Sudesh Raj for

DDC Shopian visits Pinjura orphanage, interacts with children

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 23 District Development Commissioner, Shopian today held an interactive session with children of Government run Orphanage, Pinjura. The aim to organize the interactive session was to make the children feel that they are important and deserve equal attention and care. The students shared their ideas with District Development Commissioner and were

Jumma-Tul-Vida prayers held across Kashmir, barring Jamia masjid

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 23 Jumma-Tul-Vida prayers were held across Kashmir valley, barring historic Jamia masjid in downtowns Srinagar, where curfew restrictions were imposed to stop protests against the killing of a youth in security force firing yesterday. This is for the first time in the history after independence that prayers on Jumma-Tul-Vida, last Friday

Mirwaiz put under house arrest, restrictions on Geelani, others continue

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 23 Chairman of moderate Hurriyat Conference (HC) Mirwaiz Moulvi Omar Farooq has been put under house arrest since early this morning while restrictions of hardline HC chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani and some other leaders continued in Srinagar. Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Mohammad Yaseen Malik gave slip

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