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Hajin operation called of,  policeman Killed, millitants fled

SUHAIL RATHER  HAJIN(Bandipora) 29 October 2017: Forces on Sunday called off the operation that started early morning after the militants fled from the spot. One policeman was also killed in the initial gunfight.   The slain cop has been identified as Zaheer Abas of Poonch district. Gunfight erupted after government forces cordoned off the Mir Mohalla area of Hajin after ... Read More »

Encounter in Hajin, Policeman injured in gunfight

Waheed Bhat  Bandipora: Encounter broke out between government forces and Militants in Mir mohalla Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Sources said,Encounter broke out early morning in Mir mohalla Hajin after getting specific inputs of presence of LeT militants in the area. Government forces zerod in on residential house in Mir Mohalla,  militants hiding fired upon indiscriminately injuring one ... Read More »

Forces launch CASO in Hajin  Bandipora

  Waheed Bhat  BANDIPORA:- Security forces on early Sunday launched cordon-and-search operation in Mir Mohalla  Hajin area of Bandipora district in North kashmir.  Sources said, after getting specific inputs about the presence  of lashker E Toiba militants in the area,  Armys 13RR and Special Operations group of Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off Mir Mohalla Hajin in wee hours.  They ... Read More »

Trigam adopted as model poultry village under cluster mode

          BANDIPORA, OCTOBER 28: A function was organized today by Animal Husbandry Department Bandipora  at Trigam Sumbal during which poultry birds of improved variety were distributed free of cost among 70 families of the village.            The distribution was conducted as per the instructions of Minister for Animal Husbandry, Abdul Gani Kohli and MLC Yasir Reshi.            It was said that Trigam ... Read More »

Farmer Awareness camp concludes in Zachaldara

MudasirAhmad| Handwara, October 27:  A three day Farmers Camp concluded here at Horticultural Premises Zachaldara. The Camp was inaugurated by the Syed Farooq Geelani Principal Govt. Boys Hr. Sec. School Zachaldara who is also a progressive and prominent Farmer of the area.             The three day camp was attended by almost 200 farmers of the Handwara and Zachaldara Tehsils. The ... Read More »

Power looms, ban on Shahtush detrimental to Pashmina : Nizam-ud-Din Bhat 

Srinagar, October 27: Vice Chairman Handicrafts and Handloom  Nizam-ud-Din Bhat has expressed concern over the declining prospects for Pashmina Shawls weaving and Marketing.  Interacting with union leaders of Handicrafts industry, Bhat admitted that continous and free use of power looms is coming as a setback to locally woven Pashmina Shawls, thereby seriously impacting the morale of the weavers and embroiders. ... Read More »

Lolab-Bandipora road still a distant dream

Road will reduce distance between Srinagar-Kupwara    Syeda Aatirah  Aloosa (Bandipora) October 26: The prestigious road project from Bandipora to frontier district of Kupwara in North Kashmir via beautiful Lolab Valley still remains a distant dream, with local residents accusing the state and central governments of deliberately delaying the project. The Rs 1.48 crores project was undertaken in May 2007 ... Read More »

Bandipora Police arrests Man with One Kilogram of Charas

SUHAIL RATHER Papchan (Bandipora) October 23: Police on Monday apprehended a man at Papchan area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district and recovered one kilogram of cannabis from his possession.  Man identified as Shahnawaz Hussain Khatana son of Abdul Hamid Khatana is a resident of Gojarpati Aragam . “DySP headquarter Mir Murtaza Hussain and SHO Bandipora Syed Gazanfar on the instructions ... Read More »

JKReTTF demands severe punishment to braid choppers

Bandipora, October 21: Expressing resentment over the increasing incidents of braid chopping, Khalid Rafeeq Bhat District President Bandipora JKReTTF has demanded exemplary punishment to people involved in these cases.           In a statement issued today, Khalid Rafeeq said that these incidents are aimed to create chaos and disturb the social fabric of Kashmiri society.           The JKReTTF District President Bandipora appealed ... Read More »

Army organizes mountain terrain cycle rally

Bandipora, Oct 21, CNS: The Army at Bandipora organized a Mountain Terrain Cycle Rally from Manasbal to Srinagar on Saturday which comprised 24 young boys of the District.     The Rally was flagged off by 5 Sector RR Commander and was flagged in at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC), Srinagar at 2 PM on the same day by Governor NN Vohra,Governor of J & K ... Read More »