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20-Mar-2019 Shopian

Agriculture Department organizes Kissan Mela at Shopian

Department of Agriculture today organized one-day Kissan Mela cum Exhibition here at Mini Secretariat Arhama Shopian under National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technology (NMAET) 2018-19 .Scores of farmers from across the district participated in the...

06-Mar-2019 Shopian

Army Bust Militant hideout in Shopian Village

Army Busted a militant Hideout in South Kashmir's Shopian Village on Wednesday afternoon.Reports Reaching to 5 dariya News  that, Army's 44 unit  Launched (CASO) Corden and search Operation in Kungnoo Village of Shopian after received input about...

25-Feb-2019 Shopian

PIB organizes media workshop at Shopian

Press Information Bureau (PIB) Srinagar today organized one-day media workshop for journalists at meeting Hall mini secretariat Arhama Shopian .Around 50 working journalists from Pulwama and Shopian districts participated the day-long workshop, titled “Vartalap”....

21-Jan-2019 Shopian

DC Shopian visits snow affected areas

Deputy Commissioner Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed along with a team of officers today visited snow affected areas of district including Bongam where two single storey houses were gutted due to fire which started early in the morning due to a short circuit.The Deputy...

13-Jan-2019 Shopian

7 injured in protests, Mehbooba, Mirwaiz condemn use of force

Protesters and security forces clashed on Sunday during the funeral procession of a militant commander in Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir, leaving seven civilians injured and drawing condemnation from former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and separatist leader Mirwaiz...

05-Jan-2019 Shopian

DC Shopian reviews snow clearance, tours various areas

After fresh snowfall, Deputy Commissioner, Dr Owais Ahmed, today toured various parts of the district and took first hand review of snow clearance, power and water supply and availability of essential commodities.Accompanied by a team of officers, he conducted...

03-Jan-2019 Shopian

DC Shopian visits snow affected villages of distt

Deputy Commissioner Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed along with the team of officers today made an extensive tour to the snow affected areas of the District and took stock of snow clearance, connectivity, restoration of power and water supply and availability of ration...

22-Dec-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews progress on Languishing Projects, Capex Budget

District Development Commissioner Shoiopian, Dr Owais Ahmed today reviewed the physical and financial achievements of various departments under CAPEX Budget 2018-19 and progress on the languishing projects, here at a meeting.On the occasion, the DDC took sector...

11-Dec-2018 Shopian

Militant attack leaves four policemen dead in Shopian

At least four cops were killed in a deadly militant attack in Zainpora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district.The armed militants attacked cops guarding a minority community post killing three cops on spot while the fourth one succumbed to his injuries...

10-Dec-2018 Shopian

Shopian: DC flags off sheep breeders for exposure tour

Deputy Commissioner Dr  Owais Ahmed today flagged off a group of 25 sheep breeders of different parts of Shopian district and 10 officials of Sheep husbandry department for a day long “farm darshan exposure"  to acquaint them with latest technological...

10-Dec-2018 Shopian

Mughal road closed after fresh snowfall

Following the fresh snowfall in the high altitude areas including Pir Ki Gali, District Administration Shopian today closed Mughal road till further orders.The Mughal road- connecting the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri in Jammu region with South Kashmir’s...

08-Dec-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian flagged off students exchange tour programme

District Development Commissioner Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed today flagged off the first batch of 50 students and 5 Escort teachers for educational tour outside State being held under students exchange programme to enhance the exposure of students and to promote...

30-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews status of languishing projects

District Development Commissioner Dr Owais Ahmed today reviewed the status of languishing projects of district at mini secretariat Arhama Shopian.The meeting was attended by the ADDC, Chief Planning Officer, SE Hydraulic, Xen PHE, I&FC, PDD, district officers...

25-Nov-2018 Shopian

Six militants, Civilian, Army Soldier killed

Six militants and Army Solider were killed in an encounter that raged between forces and militants in South Kashmir's Shopian district here on Sunday.  A top police told KNO that a joint cordon was launched by the police and security forces on a credible...

25-Nov-2018 Shopian

6 militants, civilian: TA soldier killed in Shopian gunfight

Six top commanders of Lashkar and Hizb militants, TA soldier were killed in an encounter in Kapran area of South Kashmir’s Shopian District on Sunday early morning, while as a youth was killed during clashes at encounter site. Two more youths sustained serious...

25-Nov-2018 Shopian

Encounter Shopian : Six militants killed, Ops over

Six militants were killed in a gunfight which erupted between militants and government forces in Shopian district. Sources confirms KNO that Six (6) militants killed in an encounter which started between militants and government forces in Batgung area of...

20-Nov-2018 Shopian

38 militants killed in Shopian district this year so far

With the killing of four more militants in South Kashmir’s Shopian district today, the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said that at least 38  militants have been killed in the district so far. Police officials while talking to Kashmir News Observer...

20-Nov-2018 Shopian

Four militants, Para commando killed in Shopian gunfight

Four militants and a Para commando were killed in an encounter that raged between forces and militants in South Kashmir's Shopian district. Police  said that a joint cordon was launched by the police and security forces on a credible input about the...

20-Nov-2018 Shopian

Soldier, 4 militants killed in J&K gunfight

One para commando of the Indian Army and four militants were killed in a gunfight in a Jammu and Kashmir village in Shopian district on Tuesday while four civilians were injured in ensuing clashes, officials said.Three girls sustained gun shot wounds while...

18-Nov-2018 Shopian

Two Al Badr militants killed in Shopian gunfight

Police on Sunday claimed to have killed two Al Badr militants in a gunfight in south Kashmir's Shopian district."Based on a credible input about the presence of militants, a cordon and search operation was launched by Police and security forces at the strike...

17-Nov-2018 Shopian

Suspected militants release two abducted youth in Shopian

Unidentified gunmen kidnapped three civilians from a village in south Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday, barely 36 hours after the killing of a civilian following his abduction in the district.A police official said that unknown gunmen on Saturday morning abducted...

15-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC flags off Ayushman Bharat Rath in Shopian

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Shopian Dr. Owais Ahmad today flagged off Ayushmaan Bharat Rath under Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan  Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) from Mini secretariat Arhama Shopian to create awareness regarding the scheme among the...

13-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian chairs DLRC meeting

District Development Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmed today chaired the District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting to review the performance of banks and line departments under ACP during the second quarter of the financial year 2018-19.The Meeting was...

09-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews Eid-e-Milad arrangements

District Development Commissioner Shopian, Dr OwaisAhmed, Friday convened a meeting to review the arrangements being made for the forthcoming Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi (SAW) in the district Shopian.The meeting was attended by the ADDC Shopian, Mr Mohammad Saleem,district...

08-Nov-2018 Shopian

Snow Clearance work completed on Mughal Road

Snow clearance work was completed today on the historical Mughal road from both sides Shopian and Poonch, officials of the Mughal road division said.The officials said that road has been almost cleared from snow and the decision for throwing the road open...

06-Nov-2018 Shopian

2 Hizbul militants killed in J&K gunfight

Two Kashmiri Hizbul militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.Following specific inputs about the presence of militants, security forces cordoned off Safanagri village early...

04-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews snow clearance, stock position of essentials

District Development Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmed today convened a meeting to review the snow clearance work in the district, besides check stock and supply position of essential commodities.The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner,...

02-Nov-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews dev works under Tribal Sub-Plan

The District Development Commissioner Shopian, Dr. Owais Ahmed today reviewed the pace of progress on development works taken up under Special Central Assistance (SCA) to tribal sub-plan and Tribal Model Village development projects execution in the district...

31-Oct-2018 Shopian

ADDC Shopian reviews implementation of Panchayat development plan

The Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC) Shopian, Mr. Mohammad Saleem today chaired a meeting to review the implementation and preparedness of Gram Panchayat Development Programme (GPDP) in the district here at Mini Secretariat Arhama Shopian.Among...

26-Oct-2018 Shopian

Rs 2 Crore scandal unearths in Shopian as DC flouts norms

A scandal worth two crores has unearthed in Shopian district as the Deputy Commissioner Owais Ahmed has allegedly flouted the norms only to benefit few of his blue eyed contractors.According to official sources, the works amounting to the tune of Rs 2...

15-Oct-2018 Shopian

Legal services-cum-awareness camp held at Shopian

The District Administration Shopian in collaboration with District Legal Services Authority Shopian organised a daylong mega Legal Services-Cum-Awareness Camp here today at Mini Secretariat Arhama Shopian.The event was jointly inaugurated by District Development...

13-Oct-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian takes snow-clearance preparedness on Mughal road

District Development Commissioner, Shopian, Owais Ahmad today visited Mughal Road and took stock of the road conditions, snow clearance and availability of food and shelter for the stranded passengers and vehicles.In the wake of an early snowfall this year, DDC...

05-Oct-2018 Shopian

Commissioner Secretary PDD visits Shopian; Reviews power scenario

Commissioner/Secretary, Power Development Department, Hirdesh Kumar, today visited Shopian and took a comprehensive review of schemes including SAUBHAGYA, UJALA, PMDP, DeenDayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana and directed the concerned for achieving 100% target of electrification...

27-Sep-2018 Shopian, Kulgam

Chief Justice Gita Mittal visits District Court Complex Shopian, Kulgam

Chief Justice Jammu and Kashmir High Court, Justice Gita Mittal, today visited the District Court Complex Shopian and Kulgam where she interacted with the judicial officers and lawyers and took stock of the functioning of the District Courts.The Chief Justice...

21-Sep-2018 Shopian

3 cops abducted, killed in Shopian

Three policemen were abducted and killed while a relative of one of the slain cops was set free after abduction in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on early Friday.A police officer said militants abducted three cops from Batgund and Kapren Shopian early on...

21-Sep-2018 Shopian

Militants abduct, kill three policemen in Kashmir

Militants gunned down three policemen on Friday, hours after they were abducted from their homes in south Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.A police officer told IANS that locals discovered their bullet-riddled bodies in a village in the morning, triggering...

20-Sep-2018 Shopian

ADC Shopian chairs DLMC Meeting

Additional Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Parvez Sajad Ganai, today chaired a meeting of District Level Monitoring Committee (DLMC) to review the effective implementation of the Self-Help Group of Engineers scheme (April –August 2018) here.Superintendent Engineer...

13-Sep-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian chairs DLRC meeting

District Development Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmed today chaired the District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting to review the performance of banks and line departments under ACP during the 1st quarter of the financial year 2018-19.The Meeting was attended...

04-Sep-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian inaugurates workshop on ‘POSHAN Abhiyan’

To mark the beginning of National Nutrition Month, Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Dr. Owais Ahmed today inaugurated a day-long State Level Workshop on POSHAN Abhiyan- the PM’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment of children.The launching ceremony,...

02-Sep-2018 Shopian

Shopian Shootout : Seven persons injured in clashes, CASO called off

At least seven persons suffered injuries during clashes in government forces action which erupted following a brief exchange of gunfight at Laddi village of south Kashmir's Shopian district on Sunday morning.Reports said that the militants believed to be...

29-Aug-2018 Shopian

Four cops killed in Shopian militant attack, Three rifles snatched

In an audacious attack, armed militants gunned down four policemen in broad day light on Wednesday in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.Sources said that a group of policemen escort party of the DSP headquarters Shopian arrived in Arhama area of the district...

18-Aug-2018 Shopian

Functioning of Sheep Husbandry Deptt reviewed in Shopian

Director Sheep Husbandry Kashmir Dr Mohammad Sharief today visited Shopian and inspected the functioning of the Department.The Director was accompanied by District Sheep Husbandry Officer Shopian Dr Rafiq Ahmad Shah and other officials and officers of the department.During...

07-Aug-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews progress under horticulture sector

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Shopian, Owais Ahmed today convened a meeting to review progress and development under Horticulture sectors in the district.Among others the meeting was attended by Chief Planning Officer, Chief Agriculture Officer, District...

04-Aug-2018 Shopian

Five militants and a civilian killed in Shopian

Five militants were killed in an overnight gunfight with the government forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir. A civilian was killed and two dozen others injured in clashes following the gunfight."Five militants have been killed in the operation that...

04-Aug-2018 Shopian

Shopian encounter ends, five militants killed

The overnight encounter at Kilora village in southern Kashmir’s Shopian district ended on Saturday with the killing of five militants.While one militant died late last night, four others were killed early Saturday morning, officials said. The gunfight broke...

31-Jul-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews Measles-Rubella vaccine campaign preparedness

District Development Commissioner Shopian, Owais Ahmed, today chaired a District Health Society meeting here to monitor the preparedness for Measles-Rubella vaccine and National-de-worming day campaign for the district.The meeting was attended by members of the...

30-Jul-2018 Shopian

Maraaz Cultural Sangam organizes Mehfil-e-Mushaira

Maraaz Cultural Sangam Shopian organised a mehfil-e-Mushaira in collaboration with Govt. Degree College Shopian and Jammu & Kashmir Cultural Academy at Shureeda Hall Degree College Shopian here today.Additional Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Parvaiz Sajad...

28-Jul-2018 Shopian

DDC reviews Greater Shopian Master Plan

In order to prepare master plan for greater Shopian, a district level officers meeting of town planning was held here today at mini secretariat Arhama Shopian, under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Shopian, Owais Ahmed.The meeting...

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