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18-Sep-2018 Pulwama

CRPF trooper injured in militant attack at Newa, Pulwama

A paramilitary CRPF man was injured in a militant attack at Newa area of Pulwama in south Kashmir late last night. Superintendent of Police (SP) Pulwama, Chandan Kholi told GNS that militants lobbed a grenade and followed it with firing on CRPF camp at...

12-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DSEK inaugurates series of annual day events in Pulwama

Director School Education Kashmir (DSEK) Dr. G. N. Ittoo today inaugurated the inception of a series of annual day events being celebrated across the district Pulwama.DSEK while addressing a gathering of students, teachers and the members of civil society laid...

08-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama inaugurates District level cricket tournament

District Development Commissioner, Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today inaugurated under 19 inter-school district level cricket tournament at sports stadium Pulwama, organized by District Youth services and sports department.In this tournament, 20 teams from different...

06-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews Muharram arrangements

Deputy Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar  today chaired a meeting of various district and sectorial officers to review the arrangements for Muharram at DC office Complex Pulwama.The meeting was attended by Assistant Commissioner Development, Chief...

05-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews preparations for local sports competitions

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today chaired a meeting of officers regarding conducting of District level sports competitions under “Peace and Development” for the year 2018-19.The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy...

03-Sep-2018 Pulwama

Young protester shot dead in Kashmir Valley

A young man was shot dead during clashes between security forces and stone-pelters on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district after a massive search operation was launched in around two dozen villages, police said.Doctors at the S.M.H.S. Hospital...

22-Aug-2018 Pulwama

Militants kill another policeman in Pulwama district

Militants shot and killed another policeman in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday, police said.Militants fired at constable Muhammad Yaqoob in Louswani village of Pulwama district this afternoon."The injured policeman was shifted to hospital where he...

20-Aug-2018 Pulwama

Governor reviews development schemes in Pulwama district

Governor N N Vohra visited Pulwama district today to review   the implementation of development works. He was accompanied by Sh. B.B. Vyas, Advisor to Governor, and Sh. Baseer Khan, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir.Governor had extensive discussions...

17-Aug-2018 Pulwama

Civilian killed, two others injured in Awantipora grenade blast

A civilian was killed and two others were injured in a grenade blast at Awantipora area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Friday.Reports reaching GNS said that militants lobbed a grenade on SP office Awantipora, however, the device missed the intended...

14-Aug-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama inaugurates three Irrigation Schemes

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today made an extensive tour of Galandar, Jawbiyara, Dogripora and Brahbundun villages of the District and dedicated three lift irrigation schemes to the people of the area.The DDC was accompanied...

13-Aug-2018 Pulwama

Farooq Shah reviews functioning of PHE, I&FC departments in Pulwama

Secretary PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control, Farooq Ahmad Shah, today said that the Government is committed to providing safe drinking water to each household and is working on measures to augment the existing resources to meet the gaps between demand and supply.The...

11-Aug-2018 Pulwama/Anantnag

Talat Parvaiz reviews disaster preparedness in Pulwama, Anantnag

In order to oversee the functioning of District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) and the facilities put in place in Pulwama and Anantnag, Secretary Disaster Management, Relief and Rehabilitation, Talat Parvaiz today chaired two meetings at DC Office...

10-Aug-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama launches National De-worming initiative

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammed Dar launched the National Deworming Day at a function at Lyceum International School Pulwama here today.Speaking on the occasion he said, Jammu and Kashmir Government is committed to ensuring high quality...

07-Aug-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama finalizes I-Day arrangements

In order to review the final arrangements for Independence Day-2018 celebrations, District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar today chaired a meeting of district officers and various security agencies at DC office Complex Pulwama.The...

02-Aug-2018 Pulwama

DDC flags off pre-survey campaign vehicle in Pulwama

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today flagged off pre-survey campaign vehicle in presence of Assistant commissioner Pulwama Mir Munawar from the premises of DC office complex Pulwama.The campaign is organized by Department of Rural...

02-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Lack of public toilets for women, tourists in Srinagar distressful

Even in Lal Chowk, the busiest area in Srinagar, local women confide lack of clean and hygienic toilets makes it difficult for them to survive a usual day out on streets.Saima Hameed, who works as a sales girl in one of the malls in the city, shares, “That...

01-Aug-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama interacts with media fraternity

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today held an interactive session with newly elected members of Pulwama working Journalists Association (PWJA) at DC office Complex Pulwama. A maximum number of local journalists working with different...

26-Jul-2018 Pulwama

TLSA Pulwama organize one day Awareness Camp on Social Security Schemes

Tehsil Legal Service Committee, Pulwama today, organized a one-day Awareness Camp on `Social Security Schemes at Govt Women’s Degree College Pulwama.The aim of the programme was to create awareness among general population regarding Social Security Schemes.District...

25-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews I-Day arrangements

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today convened a meeting at DC office Complex Pulwama to review the preparedness for smooth conduct of Independence Day Celebrations in the district.It was given out that main function of the Day...

25-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama orders mapping of encroachments in district

In order to get a first-hand assessment of the scale and nature of land encroachments in the district, District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar on Wednesday directed the concerned revenue officials to immediately carry out a comprehensive...

23-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews progress under NSM

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar today convened a meeting to review progress under National Saffron Mission.The meeting was attended by Joint Director Planning, Chief Agriculture Officer, SE Mechanical and other concerned officials.It...

17-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews SBM progress, SBM Internship Scheme

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today convened a meeting to review implementation of the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) and progress on newly-launched Swachh Bharat Summer Internship Scheme.The meeting was attended by Joint Director...

12-Jul-2018 Pulwama

Commissioner Secretary PWD reviews dev works in Shopian

Commissioner Secretary PWD, Khursheed Ahmad Shah today chaired a review meeting at Circuit House Shopian to take stock of various ongoing developmental works under going in the district.District Development Commissioner Shopian Showkat Aijaz and other district officers...

10-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DC Pulwama reviews progress on developmental projects

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today convened a meeting of all District and Sectoral officers to review the progress of various developmental projects and schemes in the district.The meeting was attended by, Chief Planning Officer,...

10-Jul-2018 Pulwama

Advisor K Vijay Kumar visits CTC Lethpora

Advisor to Governor K Vijay Kumar Monday visited Commando Training Centre (CTC) Lethpora here and interacted with the trainees and the instructors of the Jammu and Kashmir Police.He was accompanied by Director General Police SP Vaid, Principal CTC JP Singh and...

04-Jul-2018 Pulwama

Scientific Advisory Committee meet held at KVK Pulwama

Scientific Advisory Committee meeting was today held at Krishi Vigyan Kender Malangpora here.The meeting was chaired by Director Extension Sher-e-Kashmir Agriculture University Shalimar Srinagar Dr Mushtaq Ahmad.District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam...

04-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama visits cloudburst hit areas in Tral

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today visited Satoora Village of  Tral where cloudburst had affected upper areas triggering flood and damage to agricultural fields, electricity poles, culverts,  water supply pipes and...

02-Jul-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama chairs DLRC meeting

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today chaired a joint meeting of bankers and sponsoring agencies to review the progress achieved under targeted schemes launched by the banks in collaboration with the line departments for the quarter...

30-Jun-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama conducts extensive tour of flood-prone areas

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today conducted an extensive tour of the flood-prone areas of the district to take stock of the flood like situation caused by recent rains.The DDC was accompanied by ADCs Pulwama and Awantipora, ACR,...

19-Jun-2018 Tral (Pulwama)

Two militants killed in Tral gunfight

Two militants were killed in and encounter at Hayen Nazneenpora area of South Kashmir’s Tral town here in Pulwama district.The gunfight was underway and one militant was still believed to be trapped inside the house till the filing of this report.A police...

19-Jun-2018 Pulwama

Four militants, two security men killed in J&K forest shootout

Four JeM militants and two security personnel were killed on Tuesday in an gunfight in a forested area in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, officials said.Four militants, all of the Jaish-e-Mohammed, were killed, said state police chief S.P. Vaid. The...

09-Jun-2018 Pulwama

SIC organizes roundtable at Pulwama on implementation of RTI Act

A roundtable meeting on the implementation of J&K RTI Act 2009 was today held here wherein State Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) Khurshid Ahmad Ganai was the chief guest.DDC Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar, designated First Appellate Authorities,...

28-May-2018 Pulwama

Thousands participate in civilian’s funeral

Thousands of people participated in the last rites of slain youth who was killed in a shootout between militants and the army at Kakapora area of South Kashmir’ Pulwama district on late Saturday night.Locals alleged that civilian whom they identified as Bilal...

26-May-2018 Pulwama

In a first: JK gets model organic vegetable village in Pulwama

Minister for Agriculture Muhammad Khalil Bandh today declared Bungund village of Pulwama as the first model organic vegetable village in the state.The Minister made the announcement during a meeting of agriculture officers and representatives of Bungund village...

23-May-2018 Pulwama

Naeem Akhtar, Mohammad Khalil Band visit Mulberry Farm Tumlahal

Minister for Works, Naeem Akhtar and Minister for Agriculture, Mohammad Khalil Bandh today visited the Mulberry Farm at Tumlahal, Pulwama spread over around 600 kanals of land.The Ministers took stock of the existing facilities at the Mulberry Farm, which the...

23-May-2018 Pulwama

Rs 126.79 cr annual plan approved for Pulwama

A plan allocation of Rs 126.79 crore for Pulwama district was approved for the financial year 2018-19 at the District Development Board (DDB) meeting held under the chairmanship of Minister for Public Works Department, Naeem Akhter here today. The meeting...

13-May-2018 Pulwama

Mohammad Khalil Bandh takes stock of development works in Pulwama

Minister for Agriculture, Mohammad Khalil Bandh today visited Pulwama and inspected various ongoing developmental projects. During the visit, the Minister also met several deputations at Circuit House in Pulwama.The Minister visited EidgahJadeed which is being...

12-May-2018 Pulwama

Medical Camp Organized in Larve Pulwama

National Health Mission, J&K in collaboration with Director Health Services Kashmir today organized Rashtriya Bal SwasthyaKaryakram (RBSK) screening cum Health camp at Govt. Middle School Larve Kakapora Pulwama.The Health camp was inaugurated by Director...

12-May-2018 Pulwama

Detention of student along with father sparks protest at IUST

The arrest of a Varsity student along with his father sparked protest at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora on Saturday.Police during a nocturnal raid had arrested Mechanical Engineering student Tasaduq Rashid and his father....

12-May-2018 Pulwama

Pulwama encounter ends, militants escape, CRPF trooper killed

Militants believed to be three in number managed to escape following a fierce gunfight in which a CRPF trooper was killed at Bargam village of south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday wee hours.Official sources told GNS that an encounter started between militants...

11-May-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews progress under Capex Budget 2017-18

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today chaired a meeting to review the status of ongoing developmental projects of various departments in the district.The meeting involved a threadbare review of the implementation of CM's commitments,...

11-May-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews Ramadan arrangements

District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar, today reviewed the arrangements put in place by the district administration for the ensuing holy month of Ramadan.The meeting held threadbare discussions regarding water, power, ration and security...

03-May-2018 Pulwama

Clashes erupt in Malangpora after Forces launch search operation

Government Forces Thursday sealed all the routes leading to Malangpora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.Reports said that the village was cordoned off after a tip off about the presence of militants in the area.Witnesses said that as the search operation...

30-Apr-2018 Pulwama

Sameer Tiger had great ‘motivational’ power

The top Hizb Commander Sameer Tiger was killed in a five hour long encounter today at his native village Drabgam barely 18 km away from South Kashmir’s Pulwma main town.His killing according to Jammu Kashmir Police Chief SP Vaid will ‘bring peace in the...

30-Apr-2018 Pulwama

Two militants including Sameer Tiger killed Pulwama

In a fierce encounter and subsequent clashes two militants including Sameer Tiger and a civilian were killed in Drabgam area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.Over 50 protesters were wounded, some of them critically while three army soldiers including...

26-Apr-2018 Pulwama

Pulwama declared ODF District

Under the Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin (SBM-G), rural Pulwama district has been declared as ODF District in the State.In this regard, a grand function was today organized by Rural Development Department in meeting Hall at DC office Complex Pulwama.District...

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