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J&K minister stands for Gujjars “staying” on state land, terms them nationalists

Jammu, Mar 9 (UNI) A day after controversy triggered due to revelations made by an advocate claiming that the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba mufti has ordered that Gujjars shall not be asked to vacate the state land, a senior minister on Friday stood by the fraternity terming them as nationalists.
“Why Gujjars have to vacate the land where they are staying?”, said Mr Abdul Gani Kohli, Minister for Sheep and Animal Husbandry while speaking to reporters at the sidelines of a function in Katra town of Reasi district.
“Recently I met the Union Home Minister in New Delhi and he also called Gujjars as nationalists and they (Gujjars) have no comparison,” said the Minister.
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Thunderstorm with lightning likely in North Coastal AP in next 24 hours : Met

20 Oct 2021 | 2:56 PM

Amaravati, Oct 20 (UNI) Thunderstorm accompanied with lightning is likely to occur at isolated placed in North Coastal Andhra Pradesh & Yanam during the next 24 hours, Meteorological Centre said on Wednesday.

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Ex-MLA Patidar is dead

20 Oct 2021 | 2:55 PM

Mandsaur, MP, Oct 20 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former legislator Nanalal Patidar died on Wednesday at his native village Guradiyapratap due to age-related diseases.
He was 88.

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Gulmarg coldest place in Kashmir, MeT predicts snowfall in JK and Ladakh

20 Oct 2021 | 2:47 PM

Srinagar, Oct 20 (UNI) The ski resort of Gulmarg on Wednesday experience coldest night of the season with the night temperature plunging to 1.5 degree Celsius even as the weather observatory predicted a fresh moderate rain and snowfall over the Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh regions from October 22 to 24, it was reported on Wednesday.

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