Today in Jammu and Kashmir, the Commanding Officer of 4th Battalion of the CRPF was killed as armed militants attacked a police station in Srinagar’s Nowhatta area in Jammu and Kashmir, police said, when PM Narendra Modi delivered his Independence Day speech in Delhi. Two militants have been killed in the encounter but their bodies have not been retrieved yet. The gunmen were unable to take control of the police station in the old city of Srinagar, but did wound five security personnel in the attack. Commanding Officer Pramod Kumar had sustained injuries in the attack and later died. Three more militants are believed to be on the run and police have launched a manhunt. Separately, the Army also said it had foiled an attempt to infiltrate two militants from Pakistan into India. The two men were killed in the Uri sector.
Today in Botad, nearly 100 women protested in Nagarpalika office over water scarcity for last one month.
Studying at prestigious IITs will now be costlier with the government deciding to increase the annual fees for undergraduate courses from existing Rs 90,000 to Rs 2 lakh, a rise of 122 per cent, for new enrollments from the upcoming academic session. The HRD Ministry has also decided to give a total fee waiver for […]
Ahmedabad: Naroda residents suffer from serious diseases due to contaminated water In Ahmedabad, Naroda area residents suffer from serious diseases due to contaminated water. In Naroda, at Chamunda Ni Chali, Navi Chali and in Ambedkarnagar the problem of water prevails for past 6 months. Somewhere in the area, adequate water is not supplied or somewhere […]