Former Ministers, MLAs contesting as families overtake parties in J&K DDC polls

JAMMU, Nov 25 (Agencies): The first universal suffrage in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir has laid interesting battlefields as a number of the prominent political families with traditional affiliation to different parties have jumped into the fray in the elections for the District Development Councils (DDCs). Those contesting directly or supporting a candidate […]

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Srinagar Jammu highway closed for vehicular traffic for next seven Fridays

SRINAGAR, Oct 14 (Agencies): Traffic police has issued an advisory imposing restrictions on vehicular movement on Srinagar-Jammu national highway on all Fridays from October 16 to November 30 citing maintenance of the highway as a reason.Additional Director General of Police Traffic JK, Srinagar, in a communique said that in connection with the maintenance of NH-44, […]

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CRPF trooper, two women confirmed COVID-19 positive after death; J&K toll 194

SRINAGAR, Jul 14 (Agencies): A paramilitary CRPF trooper posted in Baramulla and two elderly women from south Kashmir have tested positive for COVID-19 posthumously, officials said on Tuesday. So far 194 people have died in Jammu and Kashmir and include three persons who died earlier today. Medical Superintendent SMHS Hospital Dr Nazir Choudhary said that […]

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HC Srinagar Wing closed for 2 days

SRINAGAR, Jul 8 (Agencies): Jammu and Kashmir High Court, Srinagar Wing, shall remain closed for two days after some paramilitary CRPF personnel deployed there tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to an order by the Registrar General. “As informed by the in charge CRPF High Court of J&K at Srinagar, some CRPF personnel deployed […]

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