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Teenage girl raped in Jammu, accused held

Jammu: A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth here and the accused has been arrested, police said Saturday. A family lodged a written complaint at police station Janipur Friday, alleging Karan Singh, a resident of Shivalik Puram, allegedly abducted their minor daughter and raped her in captivity, a police official said. He said […]

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100 illegal structures removed amid curfew in J&K’s Bhaderwah

Bhaderwah: Over 100 illegal structures were demolished in an anti-encroachment drive here Saturday amidst a strict curfew after a person was killed allegedly by cow vigilantes, officials said. The drive was carried out by Bhaderwah Municipal Committee (BMC) in the curfew-bound areas including Seri Bazaar, Jai Road, Ganpat Bazaar, Takia Chowk, Sadar Bazaar, Laxmi Narayan […]

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Two arrested with 210 kg poppy in Jammu

Jammu: Two suspected drug peddlers were arrested here Wednesday with 210 kg poppy and Rs 90,000 in cash, officials said. A police party stopped a truck for checking in Bagh-e-Bahu area and recovered 210 kg of poppy and Rs 90,000 cash from their possession, they said. Following the recovery, truck driver Dalbir Singh and conductor […]

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KAS officer found hanging in Jammu, suicide suspected

Srinagar, May 14: Sushil Kumar, a KAS officer, was found hanging at his residence at Ansal Flat in Sainik Colony Jammu, officials said on Tuesday. They said preliminary investigations suggest suicide but confirmation would be made only after investigation, launched into it, are over. Sources said he stood at senior number 325 in KAS seniority […]