JAMMU

Amarnath Yatra: Army commander Lt Gen Dwivedi reviews security situation

Amarnath Yatra: Army commander Lt Gen Dwivedi reviews security situation

  Jammu, Jun 18: Ahead of Amarnath Yatra, which will commence on June 30 and conclude on August 11, Lieutenant General Upendra Dwivedi, General Officer Commanding -in-Chief, Northern Command, visited the Counter Insurgency Force (Delta) to review the operational preparedness of the units and the security situation in the area. The Army Commander was accompanied […]

ACB arrests JMC Corporator, her husband for accepting bribe

ACB arrests JMC Corporator, her husband for accepting bribe

Srinagar, Jun 17: Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday said that it trapped and arrested Corporator, of Ward No.53 of Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) and her husband while accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000 for issuance of Mulba Clearance certificate. As per a statement ACB received a complaint in writing wherein the complainant stated that […]

Landslide blocks Srinagar-Jammu highway, traffic suspended

Landslide blocks Srinagar-Jammu highway, traffic suspended

Banihal: Traffic movement on Jammu-Srinagar national highway was suspended after a massive landslide and heavy boulders struck the road near Rehampadi area of Banihal in Ramban district, officials said. A landslide and heavy boulders hit the highway near Rehampadi in Banihal section of Ramban today morning, Asgar Malik, Deputy Superintendent of Police (traffic), national highway […]

Army aspirants protest against Agnipath Recruitment Scheme in Jammu

Army aspirants protest against Agnipath Recruitment Scheme in Jammu

Jammu, Jun 16: Armed forces aspirants on Thursday joined countrywide protests against Agnipath Recruitment Scheme, which was roll down by union government to recruit jawans and lower rank soldiers in Army, navy and Air Force on a contractual basis for a four-year-period followed by compulsory retirement for most without gratuity and pension benefits. A large […]

Three teenage boys drown in Chenab River

Three teenage boys drown in Chenab River

Jammu: Three teenage boys attending a religious function on the eve of Parkashutsav in Akhnoor sub division area of Jammu district drowned in Chenab river. Officials said that during the intervening night on Tuesday and Wednesday, Parkashutsav celebration at Malpur Doomi in Akhnoor, three devotees namely Labish (17), Ansh (13) and Manish Kumar (18) moved […]