Cracks in Jammu and Kashmir

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Doda In Jammu & Kashmir Witnesses Cracks Like Joshimath, Raises Concern

Cracks and land subsidence have been reported in Doda region of J&K, confirmed officials. After Joshimath in Uttarakhand, the tragedy has started unfolding in the union territory of J&K, raising alarming concerns, especially for those residing in the region. "Till yesterday, six buildings developed cracks. Now, these cracks have started to increase and the area can be seen to be sinking with several structures," said sub-divisional… read-more

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 10:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Doda, Cracks, Joshimath Region, Environmental Calamity, residents


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Five Mild Earthquakes Hit Jammu & Kashmir

Five low-intensity earthquakes struck Jammu & Kashmir in 12 hours on August 23. There were no casualties or property damage. First, 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck near Katra at 2.20 a.m. Second, at 3.21 a.m., 2.6 magnitude earthquake struck near Doda. Third, at 3.44 a.m., 2.8 magnitude earthquake struck near Udhampur. Fourth, at 8:03 a.m., 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck near Udhampur. Fifth, at 2.17 p.m., 3.1 magnitude earthquake struck… read-more

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 09:42 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Earthquake, Katra, udhampur, Doda


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Two Terrorists Neutralised In J&K's Kulgam Encounter

In an encounter in J&K's Kulgam, security forces eliminated two terrorists, on June 27. The encounter broke out in Nowpora-Kherpora, Trubji area. Further details on the matter is awaited. Earlier in the day, a terrorist was arrested in J&K's Doda, from whom, one Chinese pistol, two magazines, 14 live cartridges and one mobile phone was recovered. So far in 2022, 118 terrorists been neutralised in the Kashmir valley.

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 07:50 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: J&K, kulgam, Doda, terrorist, Kashmir Valley

Courtesy: ANI

Earthquake hits Jammu and Kashmir

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Earthquake Of Magnitude 4.0 Hits Doda District: J&K

An earthquake jolted the Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of January 22, having a magnitude of 4.0. At 2:53 am, the quake occurred and no damages or casualties were reported, said Director of Disaster Management Aamir Ali. He further added, the quake jolted the Doda region, at a depth of about 10 kilometers below the surface of the earth. 

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 11:26 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Earthquake, Jammu and Kashmir, Doda, DDM, Aamir Ali

Courtesy: India Today

Gucchi Mushrooms

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J&K Bats To Secure GI Tag For Doda's Gucchi Mushroom

The Jammu and Kashmir authorities have applied for the Geographical Indication (GI) tag to Doda’s Gucchi mushroom, one of the world’s costliest food items. Submitting GI application at the Chennai-based GI registry, J&K principal secretary Navin Kumar Choudhary said that it will help the legal protection and usher export. Known for unique flavor and spongy, honeycomb texture, the wildly grown and hand-picked Doda Gucchi mushroom is priced… read-more

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 09:30 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Geographical Indication Tag, GI Tag, Jammu and Kashmir, Gucchi Mushroom, Doda