Health worker being vaccinated

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COVID-19: 12 Municipal Employees In Sopore Kashmir Test COVID-19 Positive

Amid rise in COVID-19 cases and Omicron concern, 12 employees of Municipal Council in Kashmir's Sopore have tested positive, following which they have been asked to self-isolate. Officials said that the preventive measures were being taken by the authorities even as rest of the employees have been asked to go for testing. Notably, 184 persons were tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 48 hours in Sopore town of Kashmir.

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 09:08 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: J&K, Covid-19, covid positive, Sopore, employees

Courtesy: Greater Kashmir

Indian Army  helping a woman and her newborn

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Photos Of Army Troops Carrying Woman, Baby On Stretcher In Snow Go Viral

Pictures of the Indian Army helping a woman and her newborn reach home in heavy snowfall in Sopore has gone viral. The army personnel carried the mother and her newborn from the hospital in Pazalpora to her home in Duniwar on a stretcher. The soldiers carried them for over 3.5 km in knee-deep snow as the roads were choked after heavy snowfall. The picture has been shared and applauded widely on the social media. 

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 12:44 PM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Indian Army, Sopore, Viral Photo

Courtesy: LatesLY

Security Personnels attcked in Kashmir

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J&K: One Soldier Injured After Millitants Attack Security Forces

On August 12, militants attacked security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Sopore area. As per reports, a couple of rounds of fire were shot at the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jammu and Kashmir Police at Hygam area in Baramulla district. No casualties were reported. However, "one army jawan has sustained injures and is being treated," said a senior police officer. 

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 05:44 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Sopore, Militants, security personnel

Courtesy: India Today