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Awantipora Police felicitates JEE (Main)-2020 qualifiers of Tral

Awantipora, Jan 30: Awantipora Police felicitated students of Tral who have qualified JEE (Main)-2020.

Police in a statement said that in order to boost the morale of the JEE (Main)-2020 qualifiers including Peerzada Inam-Ul-Haq, Syed Tanveer Javaid, Misbah Tahir and others, SSP Awantipora Shri Tahir Saleem-JKPS congratulated them for qualifying the prestigious national level competitive exam and scoring good ranks from UT Jammu and Kashmir and hope that they would inspire other youth also for competing and cracking such kind of prestigious national level exams.

On the occasion, SSP Awantipora said that the JEE (Main)-2020 qualifiers of Tral are going to encourage the youth of the area to opt for different career. He also said that there is a lot of talent in Tral area and requires proper guidance, counselling and a platform to prove their mettle.

The facilitation ceremony at District Police Office Awantipora was attended by SDPO Awantipora, DySP PC Awantipora and other senior officers.

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5 more localities declared as micro-containment zones in Srinagar

(Asian News Hub) – The authorities on Monday declared five more localities of Zadibal and Batamaloo areas of Srinagar in view of detection of fresh Covid-19 cases.

Srinagar admin said that 5 more localities of Zadibal and Batamaloo have been declared as Covid-19 containment zones to prevent the further spread of the virus.

The areas which have been declared as containment zones include Meerakabad Shalimar, Hyder Colony Kill Khan Gali Upper Soura, Buchpora Firdous Colony in Zadibal and Gazaliabad Lane No. 01 HMT and Shahanwar Colony Lane 02 in Batamaloo area of Srinagar.

Officials said that at least these areas have at least 33 active cases of Covid-19 and to prevent the further spread of the virus, these localities have been declared as micro-containment zones.


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Two militants killed in Shopian gunfight

(Asian News Hub) – At least two unidentified militants have been killed in an encounter that broke out between government forces and militants in Zeipora Mantribugh area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Monday.

A senior police officer told that two unidentified militants have been killed whose identification is being ascertained. He said that the search operation is still on in the area.

He said that the militants turned down repeated surrender offers given to them by government forces.

Earlier, an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 34 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated, thus triggering an encounter.

Pertinently, 38 militants have been killed so far in Jammu and Kashmir this year and most of them belong to Shopian district.

Meanwhile, as a precautionary measure, the internet services have been snapped across Shopian district.


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Fortis hospital sets Liver Diseases Centre at Star Hospital Srinagar

Appoints Dr Mir Sammiullah as senior Liver Transplant Consultant at Fortis Hospital Gurugram

(Asian News Hub) – Keeping in view the rising incidence of liver diseases in Kashmir, Fortis Hospital has established a Liver Diseases Centre at Star Hospital Srinagar.

The Centre will cater all types of liver diseases and liver transplant services.

Dr Mir Sammiullah has been appointed as senior Liver Transplant Consultant at Fortis Hospital Gurugram.

The OPD services will be on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.


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