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10 passengers killed, 15 injured in Reasi accident


At least 10 passengers were killed and fifteen others were injured when a minibus in which they were traveling rolled down in to a deep gorge in Reasi district late Friday evening. According to police the ill fated minibus was on its way from Arnas to Panasa when it met with an accident near Tatrakot in Panasa area of Reasi. Till last reports came in the rescue teams were struggling to shift the injured to a nearby district hospital in Reasi. The locals and army in the area rushed to the site of the accident. The police teams rushed to the spot and reached there little late as the accident took place in a remote area. Till last reports the …

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J&K Cabinet approves transfer of 500 kanals for establishment of University Campus


The Cabinet which met today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah accorded sanction to the transfer of State land measuring 500 kanals situated in village Jadh, Tehsil and District Reasi in favour of the University of Jammu for the establishment of a University Campus. The Cabinet also extended the period of submission of the report by the Cabinet Sub-Committee examining the creation of new administrative units by one month beyond 24th August, 2013. It also constituted a Committee headed by the Chief Secretary to look into the various issues involved in the proposed lifting of moratorium on the opening of new B.Ed Colleges, which will comprise Secretary to the Government, Higher Education Department, Secretary to the Government, General …

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Balwant Thakur fecilitated by DDC Reasi for bringing pride to the people of Reasi

Padamshree Balwant Thakur being felicitated by DDC Reasi Dr. Shahid Iqbal Chaudhary at a function organised by Zorawar Singh Memorial committee, Reasi

On the 163rd birth day celebrations of Maharaja Pratap Singh at his birth place Reasi, Internationally acclaimed theatre and cultural personality Padamshree Awardee Balwant Thakur was felicitated for bringing pride to the people of Reasi by his winning of one of the highest civilian honour of the country ‘Padamshree’. The felicitation was done by the District Development Commissioner Reasi, Dr. Shahid Iqbal Chaudhary IAS on behalf of the General Zorawar Singh memorial Committee at an exclusive function held at  erstwhile Shahi Mahal (Present Court Complex, Reasi) and was attended by who is who of Reasi including the prominent members of Bar Association, Reasi.   Speaking on the occasion District Development Commissioner, Reasi Dr. Shahid Iqbal said that such commemorative functions …

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