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Bandipore district

District of Jammu and Kashmir in India

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Bandipore district: District of Jammu and Kashmir in India
Bandipore district or is one of the 20 districts in the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Bandipore town is the administrative headquarters of the district. Bandipore, a township with peculiar scenic beauty is located in the foothills of the snow-clad peaks of Harmukh overlooking the shores of Wular Lake has produced hundreds of scholars and intellectuals. Before 1947, this town was a big trade and literary centre of Kashmir. Bandipore, the birthplace of the great historian, Hassan Khoehami. This district was carved out from the erstwhile Baramulla district in 2007. The district is bounded by Kupwara district in the west, Baramulla district in the south and Kargil district in Ladakh, Srinagar and Ganderbal districts in the east. This district occupies an area of 398 km2. The district has a population of 392,232 as per 2011 census.

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BSF conducts written test for 2nd round of recruitment process in Srinagar [Video]

BSF conducts written test for 2nd round of recruitment process in Srinagar

Border Security Force (BSF) held second round of recruitment process in form of written test on Oct 18 at 9 centers including Srinagar, Bandipore, Baramulla, Kupwara, Gurez Tangdhar, Nubra Valley and..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:04Published
Phase- 3 of 'Back to Village' programme in J-K connects administration to grassroots [Video]

Phase- 3 of 'Back to Village' programme in J-K connects administration to grassroots

Third phase of public-friendly programme 'Back to Village' aims to solve grievances of people of Kashmir from grassroots. People living in villages are participating in the programme and interacting..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 03:49Published

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J&K: Pak violates ceasefire in Bandipora, Indian army gives befitting reply

akistan army targeted forward posts of the area, a police official said.
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J&K: Infiltration bid foiled along Gurez sector in Bandipora; arms and ammunition recovered

Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) on Tuesday foiled an infiltration attempt by suspicious individuals at the Line of Contol (LOC) in Bandipora district's Gurez sector. Several caches of arms..
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Terror associates arrested in J&K's Bandipora, incriminating material recovered

In a major success, the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Police arrested three terrorist associates (OGWs) and recovered incriminating material from the Hajin area of Bandipora district in north Kashmir.
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J&K: ISJK module busted in Bandipora; five terror associates arrested

According to reports, the five arrested terror associates of ISJK are from different places in Bandipora and one of them is from Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.
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Ram Madhav visits residence of slain BJP leader Wasim Bari, demands proper security for party workers in Kashmir

"All BJP leaders of the country stand by the family in this difficult situation. Those who are responsible for the act should be neutralised," Madhav said. The BJP's pointsman for J&K said the killings..
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Two Lashkar terrorists, including one Pakistani, behind Wasim Bari's killing; all 10 PSOs to be dismissed

Wasim Bari, his brother, and father were shot at when they were sitting at a shop adjacent to their home opposite Bandipora police station.
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Dastardly terrorist attack on Wasim Bari, those responsible for laxity will be punished: Ram Madhav

BJP leader Ram Madhav has condemned the killing of Wasim Bari, who was shot dead by terrorists along with his father and brother in Bandipora on Wednesday.
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Terrorists enter BJP Bandipora chief's house, shoot him, 2 kin dead


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J&K: BJP leader, his brother, father shot dead by terrorists in Bandipora


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J&K: Third IED destroyed on national highway in last 15 days

The explosive was planted on the roadside of the Bandipora-Srinagar highway in Bandipora, north Kashmir.
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Around 150 girls in J&K’s Bandipora stitch 1 lakh masks to fight pandemic


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Four more test positive for covid-19 in Kashmir; total cases rise to 11 in J&K

Four people, hailing from Bandipora district, tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, taking the the number of cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 11, officials said. "Four more persons, all from..
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Two arrested for pasting LeT posters in Bandipora


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At least three ceasefire violations in Poonch, Bandipora


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Police arrest 19-year-old LeT terrorist from Baramulla

Sajid Farooq Dar alias Adnan was arrested from Andergam village in Pattan area of the district during an operation on Monday, the official said. Dar, a resident of Bandipora, was affiliated with LeT.
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J&K: Two terrorists killed after encounter breaks out in Bandipora

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Jammu & Kashmir: Two terrorists killed in Bandipora encounter


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Encounter breaks out in J&K's Bandipora

An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Bandipora district of north Kashmir on Sunday, said officials. The gunfight started when security forces launched a search operation in..
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