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Sand smugglers attack two forest employees in north Kashmir’s Bandipora

Bandipora: Two forest officials were injured after they were attacked by sand smugglers in Laharwalpora village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Tuesday morning. An official said two forest employees Abdul Rashid and Mohammad Hussain who were on patrol to check illegal sand extraction along the banks of Wular Lake in Laharwalpora village were attacked […]

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Bihar woman married to Bandipora man commits suicide

Bandipora: A 35-year-old woman committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance at her home in Muqam village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district last night. An official said that Aasiya Begum, wife of Abdul Hamid Shah, a resident of Muqam village committed suicide. “She was taken to district hospital Bandipora where doctors declared her brought dead. […]

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Two women rescued after boat capsizes in Wular lake

Srinagar: The personnel of Navy on Wednesday rescued two women after their boat capsized in Wular Lake near Zurimanz village in northern Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Reports said that the two women are a mother-daughter duo and were identified as Rafiqa Begum and her daughter Laali. They said that duo was on way to Sopore when […]

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Lecturer attached as student alleges ‘sexual harrasment’ in Bandipora

Bandipora: Education department Thursday attached a lecturer in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district following a complaint by a student, alleging sexual harrasment. An official said that Ajaz Ahmed Wani, who works as a lecturer at Higher Secondary School Ajas, was attached with the office of Chief Education Officer (CEO) Bandipora after a girl student alleged sexual […]