Militant Killed In Wagoora Nowgam Identified

Militant Killed In Wagoora Nowgam Identified

  Srinagar: A militant killed in an overnight gunfight with joint team of police and CRPF at Wagoora area of Nowgam in Central Kashmir’s Srinagar has been identified as Uzair Ashraf Dar, officials said on Wednesday.   They said Uzair, a resident of Wandina Melhoora Wachi Zainapora, was active since January 02, 2021.   One […]

Naugam gunfight: One militant killed, Ops on

  Srinagar: One militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight that broke out between the militants and security forces late Tuesday night at Naugam area in Srinagar outskirts, police said here.   An official said that an encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Wagoora locality of Naugam. He said that a […]

Govt Extends Closure Of All Education Institutes In J&K Till June 30;

Govt Extends Closure Of All Education Institutes In J&K Till June 30;

    Srinagar:: Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday extended closure of the educational institutions for in-person and on campus teaching till June 30. “All Schools, Colleges, Universities, Technical Education / Skill Development Institutes and Coaching Centers shall remain closed for in-person / on campus teaching (till June 30),” reads an order by the State […]

J&K Reports 715 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 16 Deaths

J&K Reports 715 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 16 Deaths

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 715 fresh covid-19 cases while 16 persons succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Tuesday. According to the health department’s data, 218 of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu Division and 497 from Kashmir Valley. Reader correspondentkashmirreader.com

Hajj-2021: International Hajj cancelled for second straight year

Hajj-2021: International Hajj cancelled for second straight year

    Srinagar: The Hajj Committee of India on Tuesday cancelled all the applications for Haj-2021 after the Saudi government decided to cancel the International Haj for the second straight year in 2021 im wake of Covid pandemic.   A circular issued by Chief Executive Officer Hajj Committee, Dr. Maqsood Ahmed Khan, reads that the […]

Booking Safapora resident unwarranted, brazen violation of law: Tarigami

Booking Safapora resident unwarranted, brazen violation of law: Tarigami

    Srinagar: CPI (M) leader Mohamad Yousuf Tarigami termed the incident in which a resident from central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district was jailed for just saying that he had “more expectations from local officers”, as unwarranted, uncalled for and brazen violation of the fundamental rights of people. Fifty-year-old Sajad Rashid Sofi of Safapora in Ganderbal […]

Inmate who tested Covid positive dies in Kupwara

Inmate who tested Covid positive dies in Kupwara

Sopore: A young man from Brath village of north Kashmir’s Sopore died in a Kupwara jail on Monday morning. Officials said that Latif Ahmad Mir, 36, son of Mohammad Hamza Mir was arrested by police under FIR number 15/2021 under section 376 and 342 and was under judicial custody in district jail Kupwara from February […]

Body found in Sopore outskirts

BARAMULLA: A decomposed body was found in Mundji area of Sopore on Monday that was later shifted to hospital for identification and examination. Officials said that some nomads spotted a dead body in the upper belt of Mundji Sopore on Monday morning and they informed local people, who forwarded its information to Sopore police. Later […]

599 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 9 Deaths Reported In J&K

599 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 9 Deaths Reported In J&K

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 599 new covid-19 cases while nine people succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Monday.   They said 161 cases were from Jammu Division and 438 were from Kashmir Valley, taking the total count to 308011.   Regarding the deaths, they said, four […]