South Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Pulwama

        Srinagar: Gunfight has started between militants and security forces in forest area of Nagberan Tarsar of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.   Reports said that a joint team of Police and Army launched a cordon and search operation in Nagberan.   As the joint team of forces approached towards the […]

Grenade blast in Baramulla, 4 CRPF men, civilian injured

Grenade blast in Baramulla, 4 CRPF men, civilian injured

Baramulla: Four paramilitary CRPF personnrl and a civilian were injured in a grenade blast in Baramulla town of north Kashmir on Friday afternoon. Police sources said that suspected militants hurled a hand grenade on a CRPF party on duty in Baramulla town near Khanpora bridge. In thr blast, four CRPF troops and a civilian received […]

Missing women found dead in Baramulla orchards, family staged protest

Missing women found dead in Baramulla orchards, family staged protest

BARAMULLA: A woman missing since Thursday morning in Baramulla outskirts was found dead under mysterious circumstances in orchards on Friday. Official sources in the police said that Fareeda Begum 45 wife of Gulzar Ahmad Mir resident of Guitars Baramulla had gone to their orchards on Thursday morning for some work, however she could not back […]

137 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, One Death Reported In J&K

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 137 new covid-19 cases even as one person succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Friday. They said 58 of the cases were reported from Jammu Division and 79 from Kashmir Valley, taking the case tally to 321344. Reader correspondentkashmirreader.com140 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, […]

Govt Orders Mandatory Tour By DCs To Far-Flung Areas Every Wed, Sat

      Srinagar,: The government on Friday asked all deputy commissioners to undertake tours or field visits necessarily on every Wednesday and Saturday of a week to far-flung areas in their respective districts.   “Instructions have been issued from time to time impressing upon, among others, the Deputy Commissioners to undertake extensive tours within […]

Handwara: Leopard Caught in Villgam Village

    Handwara: A team of Wildlife department assisted by local inhabitants captured a leopard in Punzwa Villgam village in Handwara on Friday afternoon. Reports  said that the leopard had taken shelter in a school building in the vicinity two days before. Wildlife department was informed accordingly, however a team arriving at the scene was […]

Grenade attack in Baramulla, Four CRPF personnel, civilian injured

  Srinagar:  Four paramilitary CRPF including an Assistant sub inspector and a civilian were injured after suspected militants hurled a grenade on CRPF party at Khanpora Bridge in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday. A senior Police officer  said  that militants attacked by lobbing a grenade towards CRPF party at Khanpora Bridge in which four […]

Bridge damaged in Kupwara’s Khumriyal due to incessant rains

  Kupwara: : A bridge was damaged while many other parts witnessed water logging in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district due to the incessant rains on Friday. An official said that the bridge was damaged at Nawa Bazar locality of Khumriyal, besides several other places including Salkot, Goose and Kashira witnessed water logging due to the […]