In wake of the outbreak of Pandemic across the globe and country Government of India issued Orders prescribing lock down for containment of COVID-19 in accordance with Disaster Management Act 2005. The press note from the GOI says, “While steps taken by State/UT Governments are in the right direction, lack […]
District Jammu orders blanket ban on Public transport; Autos and Cabs to ply, SRTC buses for government employees
In view of measures taken at war footing the Jammu District administration today issued order for closure of public transport plying in Jammu district with immediate effect. The order to this effect was issued by District Magistrate Sushma Chauhan under National Disaster Managment Act 2005. The order which has placed […]
A terrorist hideout was destroyed in Handwara town of Kupwara district by security forces in a joint operation, according to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Thursday. The security forces also recovered incriminating material, including an under-barrel grenade launcher, rocket-propelled grenade and rocket launcher in the operation. Further […]
Internet access across Jammu and Kashmir will continue to be restricted to 2G speed till March 26, the Union Territory’s Home Department has said. “Internet access across the Union Territory with internet speed restricted to 2G only and internet connectivity with Mac-binding shall continue to remain operative till March […]
The government on Tuesday extended J&K Epidemic Disease (COVID-19) Regulations, 2020 to both the divisions of Jammu and Kashmir to step up efforts to tackle the contagious coronavirus disease. The regulations were extended to the whole of J&K under the orders of Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu which define powers, […]
Pandurang Kondbarao Pole Appointed Divisional commissioner Kashmir. Five major administrative changes.
Pandurang Kondbarao Pole, Secretary to the Government, Department of Food, Civil, Supplies and Consumer Affairs, has been appointed as Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir. The decision to this effect was taken vide Government Order No.385-JK(GAD) of 2020, Dated:17.03.2020. issued bv order of the Lieutenant Governor. A 2001-batch IAS officer will replace Baseer […]
Pakistan on Tuesday initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by small arms firing and shelling with mortars along LoC in Mankote and Mendhar sectors, Poonch district. The ceasefire took place at about 0600 hours today. Indian Army is retaliating befittingly and further details are awaited.
Jammu and Kashmir Director-General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh on Monday reviewed the security scenario of Shopian and Anantnag districts. “He chaired meetings of jurisdictional officers during his visit to these districts. The DGP while chairing the meeting of jurisdictional officers in these districts lauded the recent successful anti-terrorist operations […]
A special court in Jammu on Monday framed charges against Yasin Malik and six others in connection with a case related to the killing of Indian Air Force (IAF) officer Squadron Leader Ravi Khanna and three others in 1990. “You by doing all the afore referred criminal acts in furtherance […]
The District Magistrate and Development Commissioner, Srinagar, Shahid Choudhary announced on Twitter that all parks and gardens in Srinagar will remain closed till further notice. “All Parks and Gardens in #Srinagar will remain closed till further notice. Cooperation of people in implementing precautionary measures is appreciated,” said Chaudhary in a […]