18 held in Baramulla for illegal sand mining

BARAMULLA: Police on Sunday arrested eighteen people who were involved in illegal sand mining in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. In a statement to the press, police said that, “acting on information of illegal sand mining from river Jehlum at Baramulla, police in a swift action arrested 18 persons and also seized four tractors and a […]

Man held with illicit liquor in Baramulla

BARAMULLA: Police on Sunday arrested a man with 46 bottles of illicit liquor in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Police sources said that action on a tip of information police during a Naka at Mirgund Pattan arrested a man and recovered 46 bottles of illicit liquor from his possession. In this regard police register a case […]

One killed another injured in road accident at Kupwara

BARAMULLA: One person died while another was injured in a road accident in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on late Friday evening. Sources said that an accident took place at Dooniwari Kupwara when a four wheeler hit a scooty resulting in serious injuries to two persons, both were shifted to nearby hospital where doctors declare one […]

Two drug peddlers arrested in Sopore

BARAMULLA: Police on Saturday arrested two drug peddlers and recovered large quantity of drugs from their possession in northern Kashmir’s police district Sopore. In a statement to press, police said that police station Sopore during Naka checking held two drug peddlers Ishfaq Ahmad Khoja son of Ghulam Mohiudin and Mushtaq Ahmad Khoja son of Ghulam […]

Illicit timber seized in Rafiabad, one held

BARAMULLA: The forest department seized huge quantities of illicit timber in Hadipora area of Rafiabad in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday. Official sources said that after specific information a Naka was laid by the officials of the forest department under the supervision of range officer Sofi Farhan near the Hadipora village of Rafiabad. A […]

Civilian, CRPF trooper killed in Sopore shootout

Civilian, CRPF trooper killed in Sopore shootout

Baramulla: A civilian from HMT area of Srinagar was killed allegedly in a militant attack in which a CRPF man was killed and three CRPF personnel were injured in Sopore on Wednesday morning. Police said that a team of CRPF 179 Battalion came under a militant attack on Wednesday morning near Model Town “C” Sopore […]

Bear shot dead by man to save life of his father

Bear shot dead by man to save life of his father

Baramulla: A black bear was shot dead by a person in border town Uri after the bear attacked and injured his elderly father on Tuesday evening. Official sources said that an elderly person, Nazamuddin, 75, of Dardkote Uri Baramulla, was walking outside his home when a black bear attacked him on Tuesday evening. The man […]

DC Baramulla asks police to lodge FIR against three hotels for violating SOPs

DC Baramulla asks police to lodge FIR against three hotels for violating SOPs

BARAMULLA: Deputy commissioner (DC) Baramulla who is also district magistrate has directed police to register FIR against the three hotels in Baramulla town who violated the lockdown orders. Under order number DMB/2844-45 dated on 29-06-2020, the DC directed superintendent of police Baramulla to lodge FIR against the three hotels including Hotel Dawat, Hotel Shahi Sakoon […]

Diagonastic centre sealed in Baramulla

BARAMULLA: Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) has sealed a diagnostic centre in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday. Official sources said that a team of ACB Kashmir conducted a surprise check of Iqra Diagonastic Centre located in Baramulla town, during the checking that was pursuant to an enquiry vide number JSC-04/2020 and expired reagents were found […]

Man critical after hit by tipper in Baramulla’s Pattan

Man critical after hit by tipper in Baramulla’s Pattan

Baramulla: A man recieved serious injuries after he was hit by a speeding tipper in Pattan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday. The injured identified as Shabir Ahmad Malik of Tar Mohalla Pattan was hit by the tipper at main market Pattan and was critically injured, locals said. Malik was later removed to nearby […]

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