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Pulwama aborted Car Bomb Blast: Police Identifies Vehicle Owner

Pulwama aborted Car Bomb Blast: Police Identifies Vehicle Owner

Srinagar, May 29: A after aborting a major militant attack on parallel lines with the fatal Lethopora blast last year, Police on Friday said it has identified the owner of the vehicle who happens to be an active militant of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen from Shopian district. “The Santro car which was used…

ITBP cop dies due to cardiac arrest in Rajouri

ITBP cop dies due to cardiac arrest in Rajouri

Rajouri, May 29: An Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel died due to cardiac arrest in Rajouri district last night, officials said. Reports reaching GNS said the personnel from ITBP’s 2nd battalion identified as Ram Singh Meena, posted at Adhoc 10 Palma, died due to cardiac arrest. A police officer confirmed…

J&K Reports 115 New Cases, Covid-19 Tally Crossed 2000-Mark

J&K Reports 115 New Cases, Covid-19 Tally Crossed 2000-Mark

Srinagar, May 28: Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday reported 115 COVID-19 infections, taking the overall case count to over 2000. 101 among the cases were reported from Kashmir and 14 from Jammu, they said. Among them 74 were confirmed at army’s command hospital while remaining at diagnostic laboratories of SKIMS…

3-year-old boy drowns in river Sindh near Kangan Ganderbal

3-year-old boy drowns in river Sindh near Kangan Ganderbal

Srinagar, May 28: A 3-year-old boy drowned in river Sindh in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Thursday. Reports reaching GNS said the boy, Irfan Ahamad Khatana Son of Showkat Ahmad Khatana, slipped and drowned in the water body near hometown— Phalnad Wangath in Kangan. Police was informed immediately and a…

Covid-19 claims 55-year-old Baramulla man, J&K toll 27

Covid-19 claims 55-year-old Baramulla man, J&K toll 27

Srinagar, May 28: A 55-year-old man from Khanpora area of Baramulla district on Thursday became the latest victim of novel coronavirus in Kashmir Valley. His death has taken the fatality count due to the deadly disease to 27 in Jammu and Kashmir. Dr. Salim Khan, nodal officer for COVID-19 at…

IGP Kashmir orders smooth passage of Covid-19 warriors

IGP Kashmir orders smooth passage of Covid-19 warriors

Srinagar, May 26: In the backdrop incidents involving alleging beating and detaining of a cardiologist and stopping of a medical officer in last 24 hours, Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar has ordered police officers to “facilitate the COVID warriors, especially doctors and paramedics, smoothly” in the Valley. Sources…

Covid-19: 90-Year-Old Man From Kulgam Dies, Toll 24; Case Tally Crosses 1700-Mark

Covid-19: 90-Year-Old Man From Kulgam Dies, Toll 24; Case Tally Crosses 1700-Mark

Srinagar, May 26: A 90-year-old man from Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Tuesday became another victim of novel coronavirus, taking the overall death toll due to the disease to 24 in Jammu and Kashmir. Also 34 fresh cases of the virus were reported, taking the tally of patients to…

Butcher arrested for selling ‘rotten’ meat in Baramulla

Butcher arrested for selling ‘rotten’ meat in Baramulla

Baramulla, May 25: A butcher who was selling ‘rotten’ meat in north Kashmir’s Baramulla village was arrested on Monday, police said. A local resident of Heewan told GNS over the phone that the butcher was selling the “rotten” meat following which police was informed. A police officer said a police…

Kulgam Woman’s Test Returns Positive For COVID-19 After Death, J&K toll 23

Kulgam Woman’s Test Returns Positive For COVID-19 After Death, J&K toll 23

Srinagar, May 25: The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 23 in Jammu and Kashmir as swab sample reports of an elderly woman from Kulgam district of south Kashmir, who died couple of days ago, returned positive on Monday. “A 65-year-old lady from Bugam Kulgam was admitted in SMHS…

Elderly lawyer dies of Covid-19, J&K toll rises to 22

Elderly lawyer dies of Covid-19, J&K toll rises to 22

Srinagar, May 25: The death toll due to the novel coronavirus in J&K has gone up to 22 after a sexagenarian lawyer died at a hospital in Jammu, officials said on Monday. Dr Ravinder Ratanpal, Medical Superintendent ASCOMS Sidhra, told GNS that the samples of the 63-year-old lawyer, a resident…