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Illegal Mining: 458 Vehicles Seized, 459 Arrested in North Kashmir
State, Baramulla, Kashmir

Illegal Mining: 458 Vehicles Seized, 459 Arrested in North Kashmir

Baramulla, Nov 1: Jammu and Kashmir police in their ongoing drive against illegal mining have arrested around 459 persons and seized 458 vehicles involved in illegal extraction and transportation of minerals during the current year. Moreover, police said that 177 cases have been registered against illegal miners. A police spokesperson in a statement said, “Baramulla police have registered 177 cases and arrested 459 persons so far. Moreover, 458 vehicles used in illegal transport of minerals which includes 210 Tippers, 238 Tractors & 10 excavators have also been seized from different areas of the district. “ “Baramulla Police along with the Mineral Department realized fine in lacs for illegal extraction/ transportation of minerals in the district,” it reads. The statement re...
Narco-terrorism, psychological warfare big threats: LG Manoj Sinha
State, Baramulla, Kashmir

Narco-terrorism, psychological warfare big threats: LG Manoj Sinha

Baramulla, Oct 18: Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Wednesday said that of late, narco-terrorism and psychological warfare are emerging big threats and police along with other security forces have to counter these challenges effectively. “As technology is getting advanced day by day, narco-terrorism and psychological warfare are emerging as the biggest challenges for us. J&K Police along with other security agencies have to counter these threats effectively,” LG said addressing the passing out parade of 510 new recruits at Sheeri area of northern district of Baramulla. Showering praises on the J&K police for fighting on multiple fronts, the LG said that J&K police is full of talent and has left no stone unturned to protect the hono...
DGP : Over 40 police stations in J&K to receive weapons upgrades
State, Baramulla, Kashmir

DGP : Over 40 police stations in J&K to receive weapons upgrades

Baramulla, Oct 18: Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbag Singh on Wednesday said that at least 43 police stations in J&K are being provided with latest gadgets and other facilities to root out remaining terrorism in their areas under Operation Capacity Building. “We have started Operation Capacity Building and under this, we have covered 21 police stations that have been strengthened and provided with latest gadgets and other facilities to deal with the remaining terrorism,” DGP Singh said addressing the passing out cum attestation parade in Sheeri area of northern district of Baramulla. He said that 22 more police stations will be covered under the OCB to ensure remaining terrorism is eliminated from their areas. Paying rich tributes to 1601 policemen wh...
Jammu zone IGP reviews security situation in Kathua district
State, Jammu, Kathua

Jammu zone IGP reviews security situation in Kathua district

Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir, October 16: Jammu Zone Inspector General of Police, Anand Jain, on Monday reviewed the crime position and overall functioning of Kathua District with all supervisory officers and other police officers. The disposal of cases registered during the current year and previous pendency was reviewed, discussed, and instructions issued, according to a press release. Inspector General of Police Jammu Zone, Anand Jain, was accompanied by DIG JKS Range Shakti Pathak and his team of officers and was given a guard of honor at Kathua on his arrival. In his first visit, IGP Jammu Zone interacted and welcomed all the officers, noting that the basic concept behind conducting the meeting is to see and discuss where the fault lies and how to improve the quality of the invest...
J&K Police seize 240 kgs of poppy straw in Udhampur
State, Jammu, Udhampur

J&K Police seize 240 kgs of poppy straw in Udhampur

Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir, October 15: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday recovered 240 kgs of poppy straw at Jakhani Check Naka on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Udhampur, said officials. "Based on specific input, the Police party of Udhampur started surprise checking at Jakhani Check Naka and intercepted a vehicle loaded with apples. During checking police recovered 240 Kg of Bhukki (Poppy Straw) which was hidden under the special cabin of the vehicle," said police. Police arrested the two suspected drug peddlers on the spot and seized the vehicle. "Police intercepted the vehicle at Jakhani Check Naka and during the search, 240 Kg of Poppy Straw was recovered," said Sham Singh Naib, Tehsildar, Udhampur. He added that two persons were arrested and a case was regist...
Communication station setup at world’s highest battlefield in Ladakh
State, Ladakh

Communication station setup at world’s highest battlefield in Ladakh

Ladakh, Oct 12: In a first, Army in collaboration with BSNL, has established a Base Transceiver Station (BTS) at the forward posts of the world's highest battlefield in Ladakh sector. The spokesperson of the Fire and Fury Corps, which oversees the Ladakh sector, posted on X (formerly Twitter): "#Siachen Warriors, in collaboration with BSNL, have established the first-ever BSNL BTS at the forward posts of the highest battlefield on October 6th, to enhance mobile communication for the soldiers deployed at over 15,500 feet."
Doda: Terrorist hideout busted by Police & Army
Doda, State

Doda: Terrorist hideout busted by Police & Army

Doda, Oct 11: Doda Police and the Indian Army on Wednesday busted a terrorist hideout in a joint search operation in Seoz Dhar Bhaderwah and recovered several weapons from the hideout. In a statement issued by Doda Police, it was told that acting on specific information about a terrorist hideout, a joint search operation was launched by Doda Police and Army (04 RR) and the searching party busted a hideout in upper reaches (forest area) of Seoz Dhar Bhaderwah. The searching party recovered 3 Chinese Pistols, 9 Pistol Magazines and 79 rounds of Pistol from the terrorists hideout. In this connection, an FIR under relevant sections has been registered in Police Station Bhaderwah and an investigation of the case has been started. Doda Police in close coordination with Army/CAPF is c...