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|Chief Minister pays tributes to slain soldiers|
|anguished over civilian killing|
Jammu, April 27, (Scoop News)-Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has paid rich tributes to the officer and two jawans of the army who were killed in an encounter early morning today at Kupwara.
The Chief Minister has extended her heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families of slain soldiers. She has also expressed anguish over the death of a person in protests during the day in the area.
In a statement, Mehbooba Mufti said that an unending cycle of violence has got unleashed in our society which is devouring it and pushing Kashmir towards darkness.
She appealed the people to come forward in bringing this cycle of violence to an end and help the government in its effo...|
|Kupwara Attack: 3 soldiers martyred,2 militants also killed|
| Dy CM pays tributes to slain soldiers |
Srinagar, April 27, (Scoop News)- Militants today morning attacked an Army camp in Chokibal area of Panzgam in Kupwara district of North Kashmir. Three Army men, including a Captain were martyred in this suicide attack on an Army camp. Some jawans are reported to be injured in the attack.
In the retaliatory fire from the Army, two militants were gunned down.
The deceased officer has been identified as Captain Ayush but the names of the two soldiers were not immediately known.
The Army has launched its combing operation to ascertain whether or not some more fidayeen managed to sneak into the camp.
Meanwhile Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh has paid rich tr...|
|Communication blockade will play havoc with J&K’s economy and students’ future :Dr. Farooq|
|Expresses solidarity with young students|
Srinagar, April 26, (Scoop News)-National Conference President and Member of Parliament for Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday said the communication blockade invoked by the PDP-BJP Government would play havoc with the State’s economy and in turn rendering thousands of youth unemployed. Interacting with various traders’ delegations from Srinagar that called on the National Conference President, Dr. Farooq Abdullah said the PDP-BJP Government was not only suppressing the people of the State through brute force but was also persecuting them economically.
“The continued blockade of internet will seriously affect our businesses and especially youth-oriented new start-ups in the ...|
|4thCourt Meeting of CUJ Held|
|Governor inaugurates KV at CUJ|
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)- The fourth Court meeting of Central University of Jammu was held today at its Main Campus, Raya Suchani (Bagala), Samba, to deliberate on the various developmental activities in the university since the last Court meeting held on 15th June 2015. The meeting was chaired by Governor N.N. Vohra, Chancellor of the University.
Governor noted that in research arena, some projects must relate to finding practical solutions to the problems of J&K. Like-wise in the arena of security studies the socio-economic and political implications of the Cross-LoC trade and Cross...|
|Int Taekwondo silver medallist Mansha Bashir calls on CM|
|Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-Mansha Bashir, a Kashmiri girl who recently bagged the silver medal in an international Taekwondo competition at Bangkok, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today.
The Chief Minister wished her well and asked her to continue her progress in her sports discipline so that the State takes pride in her. She assured her all support in pursuing her interest in the game and promotion of the sport in the State.
It may be recalled here that Mansha has bagged second position in the International Taekwondo competition held at Bangkok on March 25...|
|JK Govt asks ISPs to stop transmission of social networking sites in Kashmir |
Jammu, April 26, (Scoop News)-The State Government today asked the internet Service Providers (ISPs) to stop transmission of around 22 social networking sites in Kashmir with immediate effect.
“In the interest of maintenance of public order, the Government, in exercise of powers conferred by sub-section (2) of Section-5 of the Indian Telegraph Act 1885 read with the Indian Telegraph (Amendment ) Rules, 2007 hereby directs all Internet Service Providers (ISPs), that any message or class of messages to or from any person or class of persons relating to any subject or any pictorial content through the social networking sites Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, QQ, We Chat, Qzone, Tumbir, Google...|
|Miscreants will be dealt with sternly: Ajay Nanda|
|Minister reviews measures for safe movement of nomads|
|Reasi, April 26, (Scoop News)-Minister of State for Finance and Planning Ajay Nanda today said that nomads would be provided all sort of support in ensuring their uninterrupted seasonal movement from one station to another.
The Minister was chairing a high level meeting with police and civil administration at Reasi.
Deputy Commissioner Reasi Ravinder Kumar, DIG Reasi-Udhampur Virender Sharma, Additional Deputy Commissioner Babu Ram, ASP Sanjay Rana, ACR Abdul Satar, Tehsildars, Dy SPs, Executive Engineers and other officers were present in the meeting.
The Minister passed strict inst...|
|Mehbooba asks security agencies to undertake youth counseling, avoid collateral damage|
|Directs that culprits spreading hatred among people be brought to justice |
Srinagar, April 25, (Scoop News)- Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today directed the security agencies to undertake youth counseling and ensure that no collateral damage takes place while dealing with day to day law & order situations. She specifically directed that culprits be brought to justice if found involved in harassing a community or section of society in the name of a social cause.
Chairing a meeting of Unified Headquarters here today, the Chief Minister directed the security agencies to improve the Public-Security Force interface and make it a regular affair. She said holding of c...|