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4 held for smuggling cattle in Poonch

4 held for smuggling cattle in Poonch

Jammu: Four people were arrested for allegedly smuggling cattle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said on Wednesday. A police team intercepted four vehicles in Surankote and Behramgala on Tuesday and rescued 16 cattle being transported illegally, they said. The drivers, Abid Amin, Abid Rafiq, Rafaqit Ahmed and Jameel Ahmed, have been arrested and cases […]

Eight drug peddlers detained in Poonch, Mendhar

Eight drug peddlers detained in Poonch, Mendhar

Jammu: Eight alleged drug peddlers were detained in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Wednesday. Raids were conducted at several places in Poonch and Mendhar areas of the district on Tuesday night and the persons were booked for their alleged involvement in unlawful activities and drug peddling under preventive detention sections, they said. Davinder […]

Man falls into water dam in Poonch, dies

Man falls into water dam in Poonch, dies

Poonch: A man died after he fell into a water dam on Tuesday evening at hydel power project Gagarkote in Mandi area of Poonch.  The deceased was identified as Faiz Khan son of Shafayat Khan a resident of Gagarkote village in Poonch.  In his early 20s, the deceased was working as a labourer at the dam. The body […]

One killed, nine injured in Rajouri road accidents

One killed, nine injured in Rajouri road accidents

Srinagar: One person was killed and nine others injured on Tuesday in two separate road accidents in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. A police official said that an accident took place when two motorcycles collided head on in Nerojal village on Rajouri-Thanamandi road resulting in injuries to four people. All the injured were shifted […]

Abducted girl rescued in Reasi, kidnapper arrested

Abducted girl rescued in Reasi, kidnapper arrested

Jammu: A minor girl, allegedly abducted by a man, was rescued and her kidnapper arrested in Jammu and Kashmir’s Reasi district, police said on Tuesday.  A resident of Kansi Patta in Reasi had Monday complained to the police that his daughter who had gone to attend summer classes on June 28 had not returned home, […]