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Curfew relaxed for 3 hours in J&K's Kishtwar town, no untoward incident reported

Curfew was imposed after killing of RSS leader Chandrakant Sharma and his security guard by militants led to high tension in the town and even the army had to be called out to assist the civil administration.

Apr 15, 2019, 18:43 PM IST

Search on terrorists who killed RSS leader, his guard in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

The killing evoked sharp criticism from every corner of the state, with Governor Satya Pal Malik calling for review of the security arrangements of the politicians.

 

Apr 10, 2019, 10:23 AM IST

Breaking News: RSS leader shot dead by terrorists in Kishtwar, J&K

A Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh leader and his personal security officer (PSO) were killed by terrorists at a government hospital in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar town.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

RSS leader succumbs to injuries in J&K hospital after terrorist attack

Chandrakant Sharma was rushed to Jammu city for emergency treatment but he succumbed to his wounds. This was confirmed by BJP spokesperson Sunil Sethi.

Apr 09, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

Terrorists attack RSS leader in J&K's Kishtwar, kill his PSO

RSS leader Chandrakant Sharma was attacked inside a hospital.

Apr 09, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Service rifle of policeman snatched at gunpoint in J&K's Kishtwar

Suspected terrorists snatched the service rifle of a policeman in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district late on Friday.

Mar 09, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

Indian Army's recruitment drive attracts Jammu and Kashmir youth

The recruitment drive for the four districts-Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban and Udhampur-commenced on March 5 and will culminate on March 13."I have attempted it 12 to 13 times so far.

Mar 07, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

Executive engineer suspended for non-clearance of snow from roads in J&K's Kishtwar

Besides, the executive engineer in Kishtwar Mechanical Division was also asked to keep snow cutters ready for clearance of all the main roads and other intra district link roads.

Feb 10, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Wanted Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

Reyaz Ahmad is famous for luring people into terrorism.

Dec 09, 2018, 18:26 PM IST

Anil Parihar killing case: Police detains some suspects

Police have detained some persons in connection with the killing of senior BJP leader Anil Parihar and his brother by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district.

Nov 09, 2018, 13:44 PM IST

Killers of BJP leader Anil Parihar and his brother identified: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik

BJP state secretary Anil Parihar, 52, and his brother, Ajeet, 55, were killed on November 1. 

Nov 05, 2018, 13:24 PM IST

J&K BJP state secretary Anil Parihar, brother shot dead in Kishtwar

Media reports suggest that the BJP leader and his brother were shot from a point-blank pistol.

Nov 01, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

11 killed as vehicle carrying Machail yatra pilgrims falls into Chenab river in J&K's Kishtwar; 5-yr-old lone survivor

This is the second major accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district in the past 24 hours. 

Aug 21, 2018, 11:47 AM IST

Shutdown in Kashmir to protect Article 35A

The University of Kashmir and the board of school secondary education also postponed all exams scheduled for Saturday.

Aug 12, 2017, 20:08 PM IST

13 killed in cloudbursts, flash floods, landslide in J&K

While 11 people have been rescued from the debris, many others are feared trapped and the toll is likely to rise, police said.

Jul 20, 2017, 23:59 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: Blast at mini bus stand in Kishtwar, one injured

A low-intensity blast took place in a car in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, leaving one person injured.

May 16, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Two killed in Jammu and Kashmir landslide

The landslide hit the vehicle at Drabshalla village here.

Apr 22, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Militant hideout busted in J&K's Kishtwar district

Security forces on Monday busted a militant hideout in a natural cave in Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir and seized arms and ammunition.

Jan 24, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Militant hideout busted in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district

Security forces on Monday busted a militant hideout in a natural cave in Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir and seized arms and ammunition.

Jan 24, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

Fire destroys almost entire village in Kishtwar

"Out of 84 houses, 80 in the Sukhnoi village in the Warwan block of the Kisthwar district were gutted in a fire," DC Kishtwar, Ghulam Nabi Balwan said.

Oct 16, 2016, 19:40 PM IST