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J&K police issues advisory to prevent weapon snatching


Srinagar: To prevent weapon snatching by militants, Jammu and Kashmir police have come up with an advisory asking the policemen and protected persons to strictly adhere to the new guidelines. The security advisory, copy of which has been sent to all protected persons, warns that even a small violation can land a policeman in big trouble if he violates it. ...

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Jammu & Kashmir Police arrests individual suspected of planning terror attack


srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir Police on Friday arrested an individual allegedly planning a terrorist attack in the Kupwara region and recovered incriminating materials including ammunition from his possession The individual identified as Mohd Aslam Beigh was arrested from a naka checkpoint. The police took him into custody. A preliminary investigation suggested that he was planning to join a terror outfit. ...

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Govt issues J&K GST (Removal of Difficulties) order for e-returns


Srinagar: The finance department has issued a Jammu and Kashmir Goods and Services Tax (Removal of Difficulties) order with regard to GST and furnishing of annual returns electronically. “Whereas, in terms of sub-section (1) of section 44 of the Jammu and Kashmir Goods and Service Tax Act, 2017(Act No. V of 2017) (hereafter in this order referred to as the said ...

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Police seize 23 vehicles fine 40 drivers for traffic rule violations in Rajouri


Jammu, Jan 18:  Jammu and Kashmir Police seized 23 vehicles and fined 40 drivers for violations of traffic rules in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, officials said. During a drive, several police teams checked vehicles in the past two days and seized 23 vehicles that were plying on roads without requisite documents, they said. Drivers of 40 other vehicles were ...

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Fresh weather warning issued in J&K as strong WD hits region


SRINAGAR: The Meteorological department on Friday issued a fresh weather warning after a Western Disturbance (WD) hit the region which could result in isolated , scattered and fairly widespread rain and snow during the next about a week which could affect air and surface traffic. A Met department spokesman said here this afternoon there could be scattered light snowfall in ...

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3 killed, 7 missing as Avalanche hits Khardung La pass in La


Three bodies have been recovered so far from Khardung La Pass where an avalanche buried at least ten people early Friday, officials said. In a statement, an official of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) said the rescue operation is being carried out under Project Himank which pressed into service its men and machinery soon after the avalanche hit the Khardung ...

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Jammu and Kashmir: At least 10 trapped after avalanche hits Khardung La pass in Ladakh


LEH: At least 10 people are trapped after an avalanche hit Khardunga La pass in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh on Friday morning, ANI reported. A search and rescue operation is under way in the high altitude region. Personnel from the district administration, police and State Disaster Response Force are collaborating to help rescue those trapped. NDTV reported that one person ...

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J&K Governor issues diktat for govt employees to attend Republic day ceremony


Srinagar, jan 18: In the run-up to Republic Day, Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has issued a diktat to government employees to attend R-day celebrations. The failure to attend the ceremony would amount to a dereliction of duty and disobedience of government instructions, as per the order. The Jammu and Kashmir administration has made it mandatory for government employees to attend ...

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Three policemen wounded in Srinagar grenade blast


Srinagar: Three cops were wounded after suspected militants lobbed a grenade at a police party in Srinagar, summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, on Thursday. A police source said that the militants lobbed a grenade at the cops posted near Zero Bridge in Srinagar which exploded with a bang. Quoting reports, news agency GNS reported that three policemen including an ASI ...

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NIA raids locations in western UP, Punjab over ISIS-inspired module probe


The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday morning conducted raids at several places in western Uttar Pradesh and Punjab in connection with the investigation into a suspected ISIS-inspired module. A case was recently registered against the suspected module. Sources told Zee News that the police officials detained two persons for questioning from Athsaini village in Garhmukteshwar tehsil. They were being ...

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