College Student Killed In Akhnoor Accident

Jammu:  A female college student was killed in an accident near Degree College Pulwan in Akhnoor area of Jammu. As per sources the college student, Niharika Sharma, died on spot when hit by a Dumper vehicle (JK02CR-8647). A police officer told that vehicle was immediately seized and driver Sahil Kumar of Nazla Chack Akhnoor was … Read more

Ramban Tunnel Collapse: One body recovered, 9 persons trapped under debris

A body recovered while 9 are still trapped under the debris at the Jammu tunnel collapse site. 3 injured evacuated yesterday. NDRF, SDRF, QRT & Army deployed at site for search & rescue operation: Mussarat Islam, District Development Commissioner #Ramban #Tunnel #Collapse #body #recovered #persons #trapped #debris

Ramban Tunnel Collapse: Body Of One Among Ten Trapped Labourers Recovered

M S Nazki Jammu: Rescuers on Friday recovered body of one of the ten labourers trapped under debris of an under-construction tunnel which caved in last night on the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Ramban district. SHO Ramsoo Nahiem Matoo when contacted told RKN that body one labourer whose identity could not be known immediately has been … Read more

Fire breaks out in Margana forest area in J-K’s Udhampur

Udhampur: A fire broke out in the Margana forest area of Chenani in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur district late Thursday night. Forest department officials, fire and emergency departments initiated joint efforts to douse the fire. Further details are awaited. Earlier on May 17, a massive fire broke out in the Niaka, Panjgrain and Ghambir Mughlan … Read more

4 injured, several trapped as part of tunnel on J&K highway collapses in Ramban

Banihal/Jammu: A part of a four-lane tunnel under construction on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway in Ramban district collapsed, injuring four people and trapping several others, officials said on Friday. A small portion of the front side of the tunnel at Khoni nallah collapsed on Thursday night during an audit, they said, adding that a joint … Read more

Lt Gen Manjinder Singh reviews security situation in Jammu region

 Jammu : General Officer Commanding, XVI Corps, Lieutenant General Manjinder Singh on Thursday reviewed the security situation in the Jammu region ahead of the commencement of the annual Amarnath yatra next month, officials said. Thursday’s meeting was held close on the heels of Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Upendra Dwivedi’s visit to forward areas in twin … Read more

Mother-son duo killed, 3 others injured in car accident on Jammu-Pathankot highway

A mother-son duo was killed and three others of the family wounded after a car they were traveling in skidded off the road and overturned on Jammu-Pathankot highway in Kathua district on Thursday, officials said. As per a police official, the vehicle bearing registration number DL8CAA-5714 carrying five persons was on its way to Jammu … Read more

Kashmiri Pandit employees’ protest enters 7th day

SRINAGAR: Kashmiri Pandit employees who have been protesting against killing of their colleague Rahul Bhat inside his office, on Wednesday held a protest march in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The protestors raised slogans like Vande Matram, Bharat Mata Ki Jai and ‘We want Justice’ as they marched from Sheikhpura colony to … Read more

Ramban Police foils major narco-smuggling bid, seizes 1,028 kgs of poppy straw

JAMMU: In furtherance to tighten the noose on narcotic smugglers under ‘Operation Sanjeevani,’ Ramban police on Wednesday achieved a success by foiling a major narcotic smuggling bid in Banihal with arrest of two persons including a female alongwith 1028 kgs of poppy straw popularly known as ‘ Bhukki.’ Sr Superintendent of Police SSP) Ramban Mohita … Read more