Tag: , , , ,

India eliminated JeM leadership within 100 hrs of Pulwama attack: Army

The Indian Army on Tuesday said within 100 hours of the February 14 Pulwama attack on a CRPF convoy that left 40 troopers dead, it eliminated the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) leadership that planned and executed the deadly carnage.This was stated by Lt Gen K.S. Dhillon of the 15 Corps Commander, at a joint press briefing here

Army in a fix to deploy specialised crowd control vehicle in valley

Kusum Arora Jalandhar Alarmed over the massive mass protests by violent crowd of stone pelters in the valley, particularly South Kashmir, the Indian Army under unified command was in a fix to introduce a Rs 70 lakh specialised ‘Vehicle Mounted Laser Dazzler for Crowd Control’ (VMLD) manufactured by Laser Science & Technology Centre (LASTEC) Delhi.

Five dead in avalanche in Ladakh, search continues for 7 missing

Five dead in avalanche in Ladakh, search continues for 7 missing

Five people died after getting buried under snow while seven others are still missing on Friday after an avalanche hit three vehicles at Khardung La in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir. The mishap in the mountainous pass occurred when two trucks and an SUV were being loaded with snow, Army officials said. The avalanche

Kerala floods NDRF chief

Kerala floods: NDRF chief assures help, calls for calm

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General Sanjay Kumar on Sunday said that the people stranded due to the floods in Kerala should keep their calm, and assured them that help will arrive from the rescue teams deployed in the state. Speaking to ANI, Kumar said, “They (stranded people) should keep their calm and seek shelter

Army tribute soldiers Srinagar

Army pays tribute to soldiers in Srinagar today

The Army on Wednesday paid tribute to four of the personnel who died during a counter infiltration operation in the Gurez sector in Bandipora district on August 7. Among those who laid down their lives included a Major. At the ceremony, all officers including Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt paid their last respect to

Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 3 militants

Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 3 militants.Three militants were killed on Sunday after the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid from in Jammu and Kashmir’s Keran sector.Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said: “An infiltration bid was foiled in Keran sector of Kupwara district today. Three terrorists have been killed in the ongoing

Army slams Owaisi over ‘Muslim martyrs’ comment

Army slams Owaisi over ‘Muslim martyrs’ comment. The Army on Wednesday said it does “not communalise martyrs”, slamming Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi for his comments on soldiers killed in the Sunjuwan terror attack. “We do not communalise martyrs, those making statements don’t know the Army well,” General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Northern Command Lt. Gen. Devraj Anbu

Jammu Sunjwan attack: Army confirms 9 fatalities

Army confirms 9 fatalities in Jammu attack

A Defence Ministry spokesman on Sunday confirmed that nine people were killed in the ongoing anti-terror operation in an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking to media persons here, Colonel Devendra Anand said three terrorists have been killed in the operation that has been going on since Saturday inside the Sunjuwan army station in

Army job aspirants ‘hijack’ train, harass passengers in Guna; no action by railways

Candidates travelling to Guna to attend an Army recruitment drive allegedly hijacked a train, harassed passengers and vandalised railway property over the last one week, but managed to get away because the authorities believed acting against them would cause law-and-order issues. Around 60,000 candidates are participating in the recruitment drive, being conducted from January 8

NGO Helping Army continues drive to help needy and homeless

NGO Helping Army continues drive to help needy and homeless

The Helping Army NGO, formed by group of Youngsters has started campaign to help needy by distributing blankets, clothes, food items and other items of daily needs to homeless and needy people. The youngsters have invited the residents to contribute in drive by donating and after collection they will distribute the items to needy.  Last

Pakistan Army Major killed

Pakistan Army Major killed in shootout with militants

Islamabad, Nov 22, Pakistan Army Major killed in shootout with militants : A Pakistan Army Major was killed in a shootout with militants today during a raid on a terrorist hideout in the restive Dera Ismail Khan district near the Afghanistan border, a senior military official said. Director General Inter-Services Public Relations Major General Asif

Verify info before commenting: Army to veterans, officers

Verify info before commenting: Army to veterans, officers

– – – – – Advertisement – – – – – The Army on Wednesday urged veterans and serving officers to verify defence-related information before commenting on it on social media, saying that “vested interests”, including those in neighbouring countries, were carrying out a deliberate misinformation campaign.The advisory by the Army did not specify the

Kerala CM hails Army’s plan to induct women in military police

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 9, Kerala CM hails Army plan to induct women in military police . Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today hailed the Indian Army’s plan to induct women personnel in the military police. “It is a great move towards #womenempoweredindianarmy,” he said in a Facebook post.He also expressed hope to see a fair representation

Army just short of ‘Mission Accomplished’ in eliminating Hizbul ultras

Army just short of ‘Mission Accomplished’ in eliminating Hizbul

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa: Official

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa:

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa: Official

The Army has not been given any order so far to enter the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters, Sirsa sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Paramjit Singh Chahal said today, even as the defiant followers of self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh stayed put at the campus. “There is still no order for the Army to enter the campus.

Army enters Ashram in Dera Sirsa; try to evacuate followers

Army enters in Dera Sirsa Ashram; try to evacuate followers, situation is critical

The problem of Gurmeet Ram Rahim has increased as army and Para-military forces are now inside the headquarter of Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s Dera ashram in Sirsa. Army and Para- military forces are trying to evacuate dera followers and also appeal to them to come out peacefully. Even clashes between forces and dera followers have taken

Aamir Khan help Bihar flood victims

Aamir Khan urges countrymen to help Bihar flood victims

Aamir Khan help Bihar flood victims. Bollywood star Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government’s relief fund.   The heavy floods in Bihar have claimed more than 200 lives so far.“Nature is not in our hands but what can be done in this situation is for every Indian

Army chief visit Ladakh

Army chief to visit Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Indian Army Chief Bipin Rawat will on Sunday begin a three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh, which saw a scuffle and stone-throwing between Indian and Chinese troops, informed sources said. Gen. Rawat will review the security in the area, and also grant an award to a unit. Army chief visit Ladakh.The scuffle occurred on Tuesday when Chinese soldiers

Army pays tribute to soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

Army pays tribute to soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

Army pays tribute soldiers. The Indian Army on Sunday paid homage to two of its soldiers, who were martyred in yesterday’s Shopian encounter in Kashmir.   Chinar Corps Commander Lt. Gen. J.S. Sandhu, along with officials from all ranks, paid rich tributes to Sep. Sumedh Waman and Sep. Ilayaraja P.Sep. Sumedh Waman hailed from Lonagra village in Akola, Maharashtra