J&K Kishtwar Accident: PM Modi Announces Rs 2 Lakh To Kin Of Deceased & Rs 50,000 To Injured
Following Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar accident, PM Modi announced an ex-gratia amount of Rs 2 lakh to the kin of the deceased. The injured will be given Rs 50,000 ex-gratia under the Prime Minister’s National Relief Funds, informed PMO. The vehicle in which the victims traveled skidded off the road and plunged into a valley in Kishtwar, killing eight persons and leaving three others injured.
Tags: J&K, Kishtwar, Road accident, National Relief Fund, PM Modi
Curfew Announced, Internet Suspended In Jammu's Bhaderwah Over Social Media Posts
Following tensions over some social media posts, in Bhaderwah town of Jammu's Doda district, a curfew has been imposed and internet were suspended, on June 10. The move has come after a video went viral, in which an instigating announcement was made from a mosque in Bhaderwah. Reportedly, internet services have been cut in Kishtwar and Ramban districts. Meanwhile, two FIRs have been filed in the matter.
Tags: Kishtwar, Ramban, Bhaderwah, curfew, Internet Suspended
2 Youths Rescued From Drowing In 5-Hour Operation: J&K
Troops of 17 Rashtriya Rifles of Army along with police, rescued two youths who were fighting for their lives in the middle of the fast flowing Chenab river, in J&K's Kishtwar district, on May 8. The youths were reportedly trying to cross the river in a JCB. The officials, on a daring attempt, reached out to the youths who were sitting on the roof of the JCB, and rescued them.
Tags: J&K, Kishtwar, Rashtriya Rifles, Chenab river, Drown
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India