News Briefs for 27 June 2022
Cong, NC Losing Base Everywhere: JugalRajouri 26 Jun: Jugal Kishore Sharma, Member of Parliament Lok Sabha from Jammu -Poonch Parliamentary Constituency on his three days extensive tour to districts of Rajouri and Poonch today visited far flung villages Metka, Ghaibass, Narla, Chak Mathyani, Thandapani of Sunderbani Kalakote constituency and held series of public meetings there.
Locals Take Responsibility Of Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra With Reverence: PMNew Delhi 26 Jun: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made special mention of Shri Amarnath Ji yatra in South Kashmir Himalayas, Lord Jagannath in Puri, Pandharpur in Maharashtra and Sabarimala in South saying the local people of Jammu and Kashmir take the responsibility of this pilgrimage. In his monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' Radio Address, Modi also praised Kashmiri cyclist Adil Altaf for bringing laurels to Jammu and Kashmir as well as his family after struggling hard to achieve historical success by winning gold in 70 kilometres cycling.
A Day After Exchanging Fire, Militants Escape CordonSrinagar 26 Jun: Militants reportedly managed to give a slip to counter insurgent forces after initial exchange of fire which took place on Saturday evening in Shirmal area of South Kashmir's Shopian district. Quoting a top police officer news agency GNS reported that after initial exchange of fire between militants and security forces, there was no further contact with the militants.
Palhallan has been victim of politics since decades: Altaf BukhariMohsin Khan Pattan 26 June (KNS) 26 Jun: Apni party president, Altaf Bukhari on Sunday
said that Palhallan has been a victim of politics, but time has come
that the people of the area stoop up for their rights. Addressing a massive gathering in Palhallan Eidgah, Bukhari said
that he has never thought that people of Palhallan will welcome his
party with such huge enthusiasm. He said that this was a historic political rally in the area after
many years as earlier, Palhallan as called as bastion of stone pelting.
Progressing J&K: J&K Govt makes exceptional arrangements for 43-day-long Amarnathji Yatra scheduled from June 30SRINAGAR 26 Jun: The 43-day-long Amarnathji pilgrimage, being held after a gap of two
years, is scheduled to commence on June 30 with excellent and exemplary
arrangements put in place by J&K Government. The government is committed to provide the best facilities for
Yatris. Improvements have been made in the arrangements as compared to
Should prepare for two-front threat from China & Pakistan: IAF chiefNew Delhi 26 Jun: India should comprehend the situation along its
unsettled western and northern borders as a two-front contingency and
prepare for it accordingly, Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari said on
Sunday, referring to the possible challenge from a collusive military
threat from China and Pakistan. In an exclusive interview to PTI, the Chief of Air Staff said India
could be attacked on all fronts, starting from military standoffs to
information manipulation and blackouts in the future and its security
doctrines and capabilities will have to cater to such possibilities. To a specific question on whether Russian aggression against Ukraine
could encourage China to take more aggressive posturing along the Line
of Actual Control (LAC), he said the effect of global events and
geopolitical developments on Indias engagement with Beijing are being
assessed continually across wide-ranging domains at all levels.
Suspended 'flamboyant' Cop To Take Plunge In Kashmir Electoral PoliticsJammu 26 Jun: After serving the Police department for over 22 long years, Basant Rath, a 50 year old 'flamboyant' suspended IPS officer of 2000 batch, Sunday announced his decision to 'permanently' hang his uniform before taking a plunge in the electoral politics of Kashmir.