Day: June 3, 2024

CS reviews preparations for annual Amarnath Yatra
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CS reviews preparations for annual Amarnath Yatra

  Srinagar, June 3 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Atal Dulloo chaired a meeting of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) on Monday to review the preparations being made for a safe and hassle-free annual Amarnath Yatra. The annual 52-day-long pilgrimage commences from June 29, 2024, and will culminate on August 19, 2024. The subcommittee...

Weatherman predicts light rains from tomorrow
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Weatherman predicts light rains from tomorrow

Srinagar, Jun 03: Amidst the hot and dry weather conditions across Jammu & Kashmir, the weatherman here has predicted light rains from Tuesday, saying that a relief is expected from the scorching heat till June 08. Director Meteorological department (MeT), Dr Mukhtar Ahmad told the news agency, that the rains are expected to put an...

Assembly elections soon in J&K: Election Commission of India
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Assembly elections soon in J&K: Election Commission of India

Will fulfill people’s desires to govern themselves, make their choice: Chief Election Commissioner Srinagar, Jun 03: The Election Commission of India (ECI) Monday announced that it will soon initiate the process of holding assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. As per news agency, during a press conference, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Rajiv Kumar expressed enthusiasm...

LS Polls: Wait Over, Results Tomarrow
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LS Polls: Wait Over, Results Tomarrow

Counting of votes for 5 J&K LS seats tomarrow amid multi-layer security cover; 2500 security personnel deployed to secure counting centres, 1000 agents given access cards, to report at 6 A.M Srinagar, Jun 03: Finally the big day has arrived as the counting of votes will start tomorrow (Tuesday) for the five crucial Lok Sabha...

Srinagar-Jammu highway to remain closed from 6 pm today for repair work
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Srinagar-Jammu highway to remain closed from 6 pm today for repair work

Srinagar, June 03: Srinagar—Jammu national highway will remain closed for traffic from 6 pm today till tomorrow in view of urgent repair between Ramban and Banihal, authorities said on Monday. An official told news agency that as intimated by NHAI that urgent repair and maintenance has to be carried out between Ramban and Banihal during...

Three-tier security for counting of votes at SKICC: DEO Srinagar
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Three-tier security for counting of votes at SKICC: DEO Srinagar

  Srinagar, June 3 : A three-tier security arrangement has been put in place at the Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Complex (SKICC) where the counting of votes for Srinagar Parliamentary constituency will take place on Tuesday. “Elaborate arrangements are in place for the counting of votes at SKICC amid a three-tier security setup will take care...

Top LeT Commander among 2 believed to be trapped in J&K’s Pulwama
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Top LeT Commander among 2 believed to be trapped in J&K’s Pulwama

  Srinagar, June 3: One of the longest surviving militants is suspected to be among the two militants trapped in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district where a gun battle has been underway since early Monday, official sources said. They said top Lashkar-e-Taiba Commander Riyaz Ahmad Dar alias Khalid alias Sheeraz, a resident of Sethar gund...

PM Modi writes why India needs new dreams
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PM Modi writes why India needs new dreams

New Delhi, June 3: A spiritually rejuvenated prime minister on board his flight from Kanyakumari to Delhi addressed the citizen of Bharat and implored them not to limit their aspiration and dreams, rather resolve to weave new ones and go ahead and fulfill them with purpose. “We must move forward in every aspect of life,”...

Sensex zooms 2622 points as Exit Poll predicts NDA’s return to power
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Sensex zooms 2622 points as Exit Poll predicts NDA’s return to power

  Mumbai, June 3: After 45-day long uncertainty over the election outcome, the stock market on Monday opened on a record high with the 30-share BSE Sensex rising 2,622 points up, or 3.55 per cent at 76,583.30 while NSE Nifty also opened 807 points up at 23,337.70, as the Exit poll predicted NDA returning to...

Sledge rider’s body retrieved from Thajwas glacier
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Sledge rider’s body retrieved from Thajwas glacier

  Srinagar, June 3: The body of a local sledge rider who went missing after a portion of the Thajwas glacier at tourist spot Sonamarg in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district collapsed was retrieved on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Manzoor Ahmad Khan, a resident of Haknar Gund. The body has been taken...

Elderly man’s body found in Poonch
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Elderly man’s body found in Poonch

Poonch , June 3: Body of a 60-year-old man was found near a nallah (rivulet) in Mankote area of Mendhar in Poonch district on Monday. Official sources told GNS that the body of the sexagenarian was spotted by passersby at Balnoi nallah and a police team on being informed about the same recovered it at...

Encounter Breaks Out in Pulwama Village
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Encounter Breaks Out in Pulwama Village

Srinagar, June 03: Encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Nihama area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday morning. Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in Nihama. As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants...