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10-Nov-2018 Pulwama

Who was Liyakat Wani?

With the killing of 20 year old Hizb militant Liyakat Munir Wani, the Wani family in Belo village of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district virtually wiped out as only sole bread earner of the family who survives is the post graduate brother of the graduate slain...

10-Nov-2018 Pulwama

Two militants killed in Pulwama encounter

The killing of militants in Kashmir Valley is on rise as two more young militants were gunned down by Government Forces this morning in Tikken area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district.Yesterday, after a daylong gun battle in Tral, a militant was killed while...

10-Nov-2018 Pulwama

2 militants killed in J&K

Security forces on Saturday gunned down two heavily armed terrorists hiding in a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.Receiving information about their presence in Tekkin village, a cordon and search operation was started that led the...

05-Nov-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama warns against encroachments, illegal mining

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today convened a meeting of officers to curb the erection of illegal structures along National Highway, other roads and the trend of “uncontrolled and unscientific extraction” of sand, clay, gravel,...

01-Nov-2018 Pulwama

Secretary APD reviews progress on National Saffron Mission

In order to review the implementation scenario of National Saffron Mission, Secretary Agriculture Production Department (APD), Manzoor Ahmad Lone today visited Pampore and convened a meeting of concerned officers to get feedback about various issues confronting...

31-Oct-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama chairs GPDP meet

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today chaired a meeting regarding Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) here.Joint Director Planning, Assistant Commissioner Development, Chief Medical Officer, Xen R&B, PHE, District Information...

30-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Gunfight in Pulwama

A gunfight broke out on Tuesday between security forces and militants in Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.Police said the Rashtriya Rifles, the Special Operations Group of the police and the Central Reserve Police Force began a cordon...

28-Oct-2018 Pulwama

Police officer, PDP activist killed in Kashmir Valley

Militants carries out two deadly attacks in the troubled Kashmir Valley on Sunday, killing a middle-rung police officer and a political activist.An unknown number of militants intercepted a private vehicle driven by police sub-inspector Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir in Wahibugh...

13-Oct-2018 Pulwama

Thousands attend funeral of Hizb militant Shabir Ahmad in Pulwama

Thousands of people today participated in the funeral of Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in an encounter with government forces in Babgund area of this district.Reports reaching news gathering agency Global News Service said that hundreds of people marched towards...

13-Oct-2018 Pulwama

Militant killed in Pulwama encounter, another injured

A militant was killed in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday morning.Reports said that after receiving inputs about the presence of at least three militants in Dalipora Babgund area of Pulwama district, the government forces brought the hamlet...

13-Oct-2018 Pulwama

Miitant killed, two others escape in Pulwama

The militant killed in an encounter with government forces at Babagund in Pulwama has been identified as Shabir Ahmad Dar alias Masoli of Samboora. Official sources told GNS said that a joint team of army, SOG and CRPF had laid an ambush following a tip...

10-Oct-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews implementations under PMKKKY

Deputy Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today convened a meeting to discuss the modalities for the implementation of Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY) in the district.PMKKKY is a new programme meant to provide for the welfare of areas...

27-Sep-2018 Pulwama

2-day mega fruit show commences at KVK Malangpora

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar along with Director Horticulture Manzoor Ahmad Qadri today inaugurated the 2-day district level mega fruit show at KVK Malangpora here.The event was organized by the Department of Horticulture...

26-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama reviews implementation of dev works

District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar today convened a meeting to review the status of ongoing developmental works executed in pursuance of demands put-forth by various deputations before the Advisors to Governor during their recent public...

25-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DC Pulwama kick-starts softball tournament in Pulwama

District Commissioner (DC)   Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar today kick-started the Provincial Level Inter-District Under-14, Under-17 and Under-19 boys softball tournament at Maxwell College of Education Pulwama.The tournament is organized by the Department...

25-Sep-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama chairs DLRC meet

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...

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...

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