JAMMU

Northern Army Commander meets J&K Governor

Northern Army Commander meets J&K Governor

Jammu: Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, Northern Army Commander, met Governor Satya Pal Malik, at the Raj Bhavan in  Jammu on Tuesday. Gen Singh briefed Governor about the prevailing security situation along the forward areas and the hinterland, operational preparedness of the Army for anti-militancy activities and measures being taken for ensuring safety and security of […]

Two soldiers die in separate incidents in Rajouri

Two soldiers die in separate incidents in Rajouri

Rajouri: Two army soldiers found dead under mysterious conditions in separate incidents in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. A police official told GNS that a soldier namely Naid Subedar Rajinder Singh of 26 Punjab regiment found lying inside army camp while performing duty at Narian, Rajouri. The soldier was later taken to military […]

Militant attack foiled on an army base in Jammu

Militant attack foiled on an army base in Jammu

Srinagar: A possible militant attack was foiled on an army base after troopers engaged two suspected militants in a gunfight in Rantnuchak area of Jammu. According to the sources, the army sentries detected suspicious movement of two persons who were trying to approach the gate of military station located at Rantnuchak at around 2 A.M […]

Power shutdown in Jammu

Power shutdown in Jammu

JAMMU: As per Chief Engineer, Elect. Maintt. & R.E. Wing, Jammu, to carry out work for re-alignment of 33KV Nandpur line, 33KV Ramgarh line and 33/11KV R/Stn. Chak Hasla, the power supply to Nandpur, Jerada, baba Chmalyal, Adhelar, Ram Garh, Mahal, Kamore, Rehal, Rangoor, Barota, Chak Hasla  and its adjoining areas will remain affected on […]

Midnight low intensity bomb blast rocks bus stand in Jammu

Midnight low intensity bomb blast rocks bus stand in Jammu

Srinagar: A bomb blast ripped through a bus stand in Jammu  Friday night. The explosion, a low-intensity grenade blast, occurred sometime after midnight, police officials said. Reports said that the preliminary investigation revealed that the bomb was placed close to a load carrier which suffered damage. No casualties or injuries have been reported. Security has been […]

BSF recovers heroin worth Rs 15 cr on Indo-Pak border in Jammu’s Akhnoor

BSF recovers heroin worth Rs 15 cr on Indo-Pak border in Jammu’s Akhnoor

Jammu: Paramilitary BSF on Friday recovered heroin worth Rs 15 crores on Indo-Pak international border in Akhnoor sector here. “On specific information of Border Security Force’s G-branch, a joint BSF-Army this morning carried out a search operation in the area ahead of border fence in Akhnoor Sector of International Border,” official sources here said. They […]

Woman run over by train in Jammu

Woman run over by train in Jammu

Jammu: A woman died on Friday when she was run over by a train here in city outskirts. “A woman identified as Usha Devi, 36, wife of Ashok Kumar, resident of Chak, Udhampur this afternoon was hit by a train near Channi railway track,” police here said. The lady died on the spot and the […]

Jammu records season’s coldest day

Jammu records season’s coldest day

Jammu:  Residents of Jammu woke up to a chilly morning Tuesday as the night temperature had plunged to 4.1 degrees Celsius the season’s lowest so far. Earlier on December 17, the city of temples had recorded a low of 4.4 degrees Celsius. The upward trend in the mercury marked a dip on Monday when the […]

Div Com Jammu chairs meeting to finalize stamp duty rates

Div Com Jammu chairs meeting to finalize stamp duty rates

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Jammu  Sanjeev Verma today chaired a meeting of Deputy Commissioners of Jammu division to finalize stamp duty rates. The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, DC Samba, Sushma Chouhan, DC Doda, Anshul Garg, DC Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz, Stamp Officer, Roshan Din Tantray, ADC, Reasi, Rajinder Sharma and other concerned […]