Pakistan troops shelled mortars in two sectors along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. A defence spokesperson said that Pakistan violated ceasefire by firing with arms & intense shelling in Degwar around 6.15 pm. It was followed by firing and artillery shelling in Khari...
In a bid to revive the domestic golf tourism industry, The Jammu and Kashmir tourism department organised a golf tournament at Pahalgam golf course during its two-day autumn festival which concluded on October 18 at Pahalgam to attract golfers to Kashmir valley. Local Participants of this golf tournament hailed this step taken by the UT administration as it will help to revive the golf tourism in Kashmir valley.
Opposition parties unite to protest against Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on October 16. Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz), Pakistan Peoples Party, and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl united hands for the protest. A large number of people gathered in Gujranwala city of Punjab Province for a massive opposition rally. People shouted the slogan, 'Vote ko, Izzat do.' Opposition parties have accused Pakistan Army of rigging the 2018 elections that brought Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party to power. Former PM Nawaz Sharif also graced the power show via video conferencing.
A group of 11 major opposition parties in Pakistan have joined hands to raise their protest against the ruling Prime Minister Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). A large number of people gathered in Gujranwala city of Punjab Province for a massive opposition rally on Friday. The government even blocked the roads to Gujranwala to flog the opposition rally. On September 20, the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) was formed by 11 opposition parties to launch a three-phased anti-government movement under an "action plan". It includes countrywide public meetings, protest demonstrations and rallies followed by a 'decisive long march' towards Islamabad in January 2021. Opposition leaders are also seeking no-confidence motions and mass resignations from Parliament for 'the selected' prime minister's resignation. Opposition parties have accused Pakistan Army of rigging the 2018 elections that brought Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf party to power.
A Rural Self Employment Training Institute in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch is training women about tailoring. The institute is providing free of cost training to the women. "With the tutelage, we'll earn a livelihood. We're getting experience which will benefit us in being independent," said a student to ANI. Trainees will also get certificate after completion of course.
Health workers were trained in Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch. Senior officials made health workers aware about the system. The Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (eVIN) system is a technological solution which aims at strengthening immunization supply chain systems across the country. System has been used with the requisite customization during the COVID pandemic.