Soldier killed in J&K as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC
Saturday, 1 August 2020 A soldier was killed early on Saturday as Pakistan breached the truce along the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K’s Rajouri district, resorting to unprovoked firing and shelling targeting forward Indian posts and civilian areas. Since June 4, six soldiers and four civilians have lost their lives in ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in the twin frontier districts of Rajouri and Poonch.
In a fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army along the Line of Control on Saturday, an Army soldier lost his life in Balakot sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir. The martyred has been identified as Himachal Jawan Rohin Kumar of Hamirpur district in Himachal Pradesh. Pakistan Army...
Millions of Pakistani Muslims gathered in open fields and mosques on Thursday to pray for Eid al-Fitr, as the world continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic.Strict Covid-19 laws are in effect, but worshippers in the port city of Karach could be seen closely packed together and kissing after prayers.
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Mausam, a youth from Pakistan and son of Manzoor Ahmad from Lipa area of Pakistan occupied Kashmir accidently had crossed the Line of Control on April 5th. The Indian authorities repatriated the youth to Pakistan authorities from Teetwal crossing as a humanitarian gesture. He was presented with clothes and sweets on his return by the Indian Army.
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A Pakistani resident was repatriated by the Indian Army via Teethwal crossing point in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The boy had inadvertently crossed the Line of Control (LoC) on April 5 and was repatriated on April 7 as a humanitarian gesture. The Indian Army gave clothes and sweets to the boy before he was sent back. Watch the full video for more details.
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Indian Army repatriated a youth to Pakistani authorities who inadvertently crossed the Line of Control (LoC) and entered into Indian side in Kupwara area on the night of April 05. The youth identified as Mausam, was kept under surveillance with due care by the Indian troops. Pakistani authorities were informed about him. The youth was presented with clothes and sweets on his return on April 07. On humanitarian grounds, Indian Army has always been prompt in various similar incidents in past.
Tariq Ahmed Patloo operates Srinagar's first floating ambulance service. Tariq's boat has been built into an ambulance. It floats on the Dal Lake of Jammu and Kashmir.
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Asclepius Wellness Foundation in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district took the initiative to 'feed the needy' for free of cost food outside a district hospital during the holy month of Ramadan. Attendants hailing from far flung area face challenge to open their 'roza.' Amid pandemic, the district is under complete lockdown and only essential services are exempted. The collaboration on a daily basis distributes 500 food packets.
The snow clearance operation is underway on Mughal Road in JandK's Rajouri district. Heavy machinery such as JCB is being used by the local authorities to clear snow in the region. The Mughal Road connects south Kashmir's Shopian district to Rajouri and Poonch districts.
Snow clearing operation is underway at Mughal Road in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. The roads here have been covered with a thick layer of snow and the clearing operations are in process of using heavy machinery. High-altitude road connects south Kashmir's Shopian district to Rajouri and Poonch districts.
Amid rising COVID-19 infections across states, vaccination drive is underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. People in large numbers were seen at one of the vaccination centres. Poonch's district hospital superintendent Dr Mushtaq informed that over 63,000 people have been vaccinated so far. Apart from vaccination, COVID-19 testing has also been paced up in the district.
In the backdrop of the second surge of COVID-19 in India, JandK's Poonch administration restricted markets to just 50 per cent. The market witnessed low footfall of people due to the restriction. Many shops remained closed in the market in Poonch. The administration also imposed the night curfew amid the surge in COVID cases. Poonch registered 157 active cases so far.
India leaves the entire world awestruck with its ability to be home to a number of different cultures and religions and imbibe them peacefully. During a number of occasions, people of various castes and communities could be seen gathered under one roof as a mark of brotherhood and bonhomie among them. A similar scene was witnessed in the Poonch area of Jammu and Kashmir where people of different religious communities came together to be a part of Baisakhi celebrations at Nangali Sahib Gurudwara. Devotees of all faiths gathered at this Gurudwara in Poonch and offered their prayers to mark the auspicious occasion. As food plays a major role in uniting different faiths, a community kitchen or langar was also organised in which devotees of different faiths and backgrounds sat together and enjoyed the meal. This year as Baisakhi, Ramadan and Navratri fell on the same day; an even more secular picture of our country was witnessed. It is due to events and occasions like these that citizen of different castes and communities get a chance to come closer and learn about the traditional heritage of various cultures.
Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing small arms and shelling mortars along LoC in Nowshera sector of J-K's Rajouri district on August 16. The ceasefire violation occurred at..