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Hizb behind smuggling of narcotics into J&K: IGP Jammu

Jammu: A top police officer Monday said terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen is also engaged in smuggling narcotics into Jammu and Kashmir from across the Line of Control. Jammu Inspector General of Police M K Sinha told reporters about Hizbul’s drug smuggling nexus while announcing the arrest of a smuggler near LoC in Poonch district, nabbed […]

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50 lakh ‘stolen’ from Gulmarg Gondola

Srinagar, Jun 24: Fifty lakh rupees have been stolen from the safe of Gulmarg Gandola yesterday evening. MD Gulmarg Cable Car Corporation Shameem Ahmad told Kashmir News Service (KNS) that fifty lakh rupees were stolen during Sunday evening. Officials said that police has been informed about the theft and they have began a probe into […]

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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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10 held for cheating man of Rs 23 lakh in J&K

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police Friday registered a case against 10 people including nine from Bihar for allegedly cheating a man of Rs 23 lakh posing as employees of an online shopping portal. A statement issued by the Crime Branch said: “A preliminary enquiry on the written complaint received from one person revealed that […]

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Abducted Husband-Wife Injured After Shot At By Gunmen In South Kashmir

Srinagar: Husband-wife duo who were abducted by unknown gunmen, last evening were injured after shot at by them in Arwani village of Anantnag district in south Kashmir on Friday. Reports reaching GNS said that the unknown gunmen abducted Mudasir Ahmad Makroo and his wife Nusrat Begum last evening in Bijbehara. Today afternoon, while Nusrat suffered […]

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Two drug peddlers arrested in Shopian

Srinagar, June 19: Police on Wednesday arrested two drug peddlers in the Shopian district in southern Kashmir. A police officer said that the Police acted tough against the threat of drugs under the supervision of Sandeep Chaudhary IPS, the Shopian SSP arrested two people along with 40 kg of fukki. He identified those arrested as […]

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Man held with pistol in Jammu

Jammu: A 30-year-old man was arrested with a countrymade pistol here, police said on Wednesday. The motorcycle-borne man, Nikhil Kumar, was intercepted at Kunjwani in the outskirts of the city late on Tuesday night. A pistol with a live cartridge and a motorcycle without a registration number were seized from him, an official said. A […]

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SPO shoots self after killing wife in Doda

Bhadarwah: A Special Police Officer (SPO) on Monday allegedly committed suicide after shooting dead his wife with his service rifle in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir. A police official said that Dheeraj Raj (45), who was a member of Village Defence Committee killed his wife, Urmila Devi (42) at their residence in Bashal Shamthi […]