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Disease outbreak kills several animals in Poonch

M S Nazki Poonch, Feb 9: Many animals have died from a disease outbreak in the remote areas of Sawjian, Gagrian, Pralkoot, Chamber, Kanari of Poonch district The residents of these areas have expressed strong resentment against the animal husbandry department saying no doctor is present in the veterinary. They said the animals are neither […]

Cross border shelling rages in Poonch

Poonch, Feb 5: Pakistan Army on Tuesday allegedly violated ceasefire violation in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. An official said that Pakistan Army in violation of ceasefire attacked Indian Army’s posts in Salotri and Gulpur area of Poonch. He said that two shells fired by Pakistan landed in Jhulas area of Poonch. However, there […]

Army arrests minor student in Poonch with pistol

Army on Tuesday apprehended a 17-year-old student and recovered a pistol from his possession from Mendhar area of this district while he was on way to Kashmir valley to join militant ranks. The youth, a student of government degree college Surankote, had come to Medhar from Surankote and was going to Kashmir to join the […]

Forces launch major search operation in Poonch villages

Government forces on Friday launched a major search operation in several villages of Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Reports reaching here said that a joint team of army, SOG and police today evening launched the search operation in a number of villages which include Naka Manghari, Dhargloon, Sanjoite, Mohra Kallar, Balakote, Jaranwali gali, Chhajjla, […]

Two Army JCOs injured in Poonch land mine blast

Two Junior Commissioned officers (JCOs) of army were injured in a land mine blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Reports reaching GNS said that the JCOs Dhareej Kumar and Rajendhar Singh of 5 Mahar Regiment were injured when they accidentally stepped over […]