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Winter blues: PDD set to launch crackdown against power thieves in Kashmir

Winter blues: PDD set to launch crackdown against power thieves in Kashmir

Srinagar:  Power Development Department (PDD) is set to launch a major crackdown against power thieves in order to ensure an uninterrupted electricity supply in the winter. The decision to crack whip comes at a time when the demand for electricity has increased by 150 Megawatts. Chief Engineer PDD Aijaz Ahmad Dar told The Kashmir Monitor […]

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Covid-19 claims 10 more lives, JK toll 1391

Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, Oct 19 (GNS): Jammu and Kashmir reported ten more covid-19 related deaths in last 24 hours, taking its overall fatality count due to the virus to 1391. Among the victims, official sources told GNS that seven belonged to Kashmir and three to Jammu region. As regards the Valley, they said, Kulgam reported […]

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Srinagar Police arrests two drug peddlers; contraband substance recovered

Srinagar Police arrests two drug peddlers; contraband substance recovered

October 19: Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Srinagar have arrested two drug peddlers and recovered contraband substance from their possession. Officers during patrolling at Khona Khan Dalgate intercepted two individuals identified as Mohd Rafiq Pootu resident of Saida Kadal Rangar Stop Srinagar and Aqib Manzoor Bakhroo resident of Bakhroo Mohalla Rainawari Srinagar. […]

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Srinager Police takes cognizance against persons involved in circulating fake news

Srinager Police takes cognizance against persons involved in circulating fake news

  October 19: Srinagar Police has taken cognizance with regard to fake news claimed that a firing incident had taken place in Khayam area on 18-10-2020, which created panic in the area. However, Police immediately reacted to the news as baseless after confirmation. Police Station Khanyar by taking legal action has registered a formal case FIR […]

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No property tax would be levied in J&K: LG Sinha

No property tax would be levied in J&K: LG Sinha

BARAMULLA: Lt. Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday said that the UT administration would not levy any property tax from the people in Jammu and Kashmir. Lt. Governor Sinha was addressing My Town My Pride meeting after inaugurating SRTC Bridge at Baramulla today. He said: “Recently a property tax was thrust on people of J&K. I […]

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Three days ahead of crucial LAHDC polls, Union MoS Home announces big sops for Ladakh

Three days ahead of crucial LAHDC polls, Union MoS Home announces big sops for Ladakh

  7500 MW power generation projects, 5000 jobs, two smart cities soon, Says Pak, China has no right to talk about Ladakh’s UT status Tasaduq Hussain Leh, Oct 19 (KNO): Three days ahead of the crucial polls for the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) in Ladakh, union minister of State for Home G K […]

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BJP employing its agencies to target Dr Farooq Abdullah: NC

BJP employing its agencies to target Dr Farooq Abdullah: NC

  Srinagar, Oct 19 (KNO): National Conference on Monday stated that BJP after failing to politically fight party president Dr. Farooq Abdullah has resorted to employing its agencies for the task. In a statement issued to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), party spokesperson said, “The ED summon to Dr Farooq Abdullah is clearly the […]

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Chinese soldier apprehended by army in Demchok sector, Eastern Ladakh: Army

Chinese soldier apprehended by army in Demchok sector, Eastern Ladakh: Army

KNO Correspondent Srinagar, Oct 19 (KNO): The army Monday said that it apprehended a PLA soldier in Demchok sector of Eastern Ladakh today after he stepped across the Line of Actual Control (LAC). In a statement issued to news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the army said that the apprehended soldier has been identified as Corporal […]

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My town, my pride an initiative to ease out peoples worries: Advisor Baseer Khan

My town, my pride an initiative to ease out peoples worries: Advisor Baseer Khan

Visits Lasjan area of city, meets public delegations, listens to grievances, assures timely redressal KNO Correspondent Srinagar, Oct 19 (KNO): Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha’s advisor Baseer Ahmed Khan Monday said that ‘My town, My Pride’ initiative of the government was aimed at easing out the worries of people and resolving their issues on priority and […]

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ED questions Dr Farooq Abdullah for 7 hours at Sgr

ED questions Dr Farooq Abdullah for 7 hours at Sgr

  I am quite clear, let ED do their job, I will do mine, Resolve for restoration of Art 370 will continue whether I am alive or dead, says had no time to have lunch: NC Prez Abid Bashir Srinagar, Oct 19 (KNO): National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah today appeared before the Enforcement Directorate […]