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Trucker dies under mysterious circumstances on Mughal road 

Trucker dies under mysterious circumstances on Mughal road 

Poonch: A truck driver was found dead under mysterious circumstances on late Sunday night near Peer Ki Gali along the Mughal road. Reports reaching GNS said that the driver Balvinder Kumar son of Kartar Chand resident of Heera Nagar Kathua. The vehicle got stuck in a traffic jam at Mansar near Peer Ki Gali while it […]

16 injured in Udhampur road accident

16 injured in Udhampur road accident

Jammu : Around 16 passengers sustained injuries, after a vehicle met with an accident on highway at Jaggar Kotli, Udhampur. A police official said that five passengers have sustained serious injuries. “Accident took place at 11:50 am when a passenger vehicle bearing registration number (JK02AP 0039) was on way from Udhampur to Jammu and hit […]

5 bovine smugglers arrested in Poonch

5 bovine smugglers arrested in Poonch

Jammu: Five bovine smugglers were arrested as police foiled their bids to smuggle bovines to the Kashmir Valley from Poonch district of the this region Friday evening, officials said. Based on a credible information regarding illegal transportation of bovines, a police party intercepted five vehicles at different places, which were on their way towards the […]

Jammu faces 11 mn gallons of water shortage per day

Jammu faces 11 mn gallons of water shortage per day

Jammu: While the temperature have started soaring in the winter capital here, the Jammu district is facing a water shortage of 11 million gallons per day. As per sources, the Jammu Urban Sector earlier used to face crunch of 50 million gallons of water per day but with various water schemes set into motion and made […]

Three absconders arrested in Jammu, Poonch

Three absconders arrested in Jammu, Poonch

Jammu: Three absconders wanted in separate cases were arrested in Jammu and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said Thursday. A police team raided a place in Poonch on Wednesday and arrested Mohd Azam, who had been evading arrest for the past 10 years, they said. He was wanted in a case of house-trespass, […]

BSF apprehends Pakistani national in Samba

BSF apprehends Pakistani national in Samba

Srinagar: Border Security Force (BSF) late last night apprehended an alleged Pakistani national near Samba in Jammu and Kashmir. The BSF officials have identified the arrested as Mohammad Afzal, a resident of Narowal in Nihar district of Pakistan. Reports quoting BSF officials said that the alleged intruder was apprehended by a patrol party near Samba […]

Power shutdown in Jammu

Power shutdown in Jammu

Jammu: Chief Engineer, Elect. Maintt. & R.E. Wing, Jammu informed that to carry out maintenance works of 33 KV Akhnoor-Tanda on urgent basis, the power supply to Tanda, Chowki Choura, Kathar, Daskal, Balli Gulaba, Maira Mandrian and adjoining areas will remain affected on May 9 from 6 am to 12 noon. Similarly, to execute work […]