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Militant, Army Soldier Killed; Policeman Injured In Pulwama Gunfight

Srinagar, July 07: One militant and an army soldier were killed while a policeman was injured in gunfight in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday. Official sources said a joint team of Police, Army’s 53RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Goosu village amid inputs about the presence of the militants. As the joint team

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Round Up: BSF Trooper Among New Covid-19 Fatalities, J&K Toll 139

Srinagar: A Border Security Forces trooper was among six persons who died due to covid-19 in Kashmir Valley on Monday, taking the fatality count due to the deadly virus in the J&K to 139. The trooper from 33 Battalion died at BSF Sector Headquarters in Panthachowk due to covid-19, official sources said. Also five other

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Farooq Lone, Zubair Raza Appointed J&PSC Members

Srinagar, July 6: Six days after his retirement as Secretary General Administration Department, Dr Farooq Lone  (IAS) was on Monday appointed as Member JK Public Service Commission. Also Zubair Ahmed Raza, district Judge Doda has been appointed as Member JKPSC, officials said. On June 29, chairman pf the Commission, B.R. Sharma, administered oath of office

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SIT formed to probe Udhampur murder case

UDHAMPUR, JULY 06:- Udhampur Police today constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) for in-depth probe into the murder of a youth here. “Dy. Inspector General of police Udhampur Ramban range, Sujit Kumar has constituted a seven member SIT for expeditious investigation into the case FIR No 294/2020 u/s 302 IPC of Police station Udhampur and

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Veena Pandita Appointed chairperson JKBOSE for 2 years S

Srinagar, July 6 : Ms Veena Pandita was on Monday appointed as Chairperson Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education for two more years, till June 30 2022, officials said. Earlier the government had extends her term as the Chairperson JKBOSE for a period of two months beyond her date of superannuation on April 30