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Jawan injured as Pak violates truce on LoC in Rajouri

Jammu, Oct 11 (UNI) An Army jawan suffered injuries as Pakistan Army on Friday violated the ceasefire agreement by resorting to unprovoked firing and shelling along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Official sources here said that Pakistani Army this morning initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by fring small arms and shelling with mortars in Rajouri sector.
"An Army jawan suffered injuries in the cross border firing and he has been evacuated," they added.
"Own troops gave befitting reply to the firing," they said.
Earlier on October 11, Pakistan violated the Ceasefire by firing unprovoked in Degwar area of Poonch.
On October 3, Pakistan army violated the ceasefire and targeted the villages along the Line of Control and International Border in Poonch and Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan army resorted to heavy weaponry firing and mortar shelling targeting dozens of villages and forward posts along the Line of Control in Shahpur and Gotriya areas on Poonch.
Meanwhile small arms were also fired in Hiranagar sector of Kathua from across the International Border.
Indian Army and the BSF gave befitting reply to the cross border firing from the Pakistan side.
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CSIR effort to increase COVID-19 testing in UP

04 Jun 2020 | 5:43 PM

Lucknow, Jun 4 (UNI) To contain the spread of the Corona pandemic, testing is of paramount importance, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (CSIR-IITR) has been involved in COVID-19 testing since May 4, 2020, and has tested more than 4500 samples from different districts of Uttar Pradesh.

To further enhance the testing capacity in the state, CSIR-IITR is now contributing in capacity building said a press statement here on Thursday.

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Suspend IAS officer facing rape charges: Bhupesh

04 Jun 2020 | 5:40 PM

Raipur, Jun 04 (UNI) Taking serious note of the complaint of rape, lodged against IAS officer who was earlier posted in Janjgir-Champa district of Chhattisgarh, the Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday issued order for his suspension.

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Haryana : Virtual workshop to overshadow -ve COVID impact on businesses

04 Jun 2020 | 5:37 PM

The State Government is always taking substantial steps for building up a dynamic startup ecosystem, to help the new entrepreneurs and youths by providing various benefits from time to time.
Giving information about the same, an official spokesperson said the Department of Information Technology, Electronics and Communication in collaboration with Startup India has launched a Virtual Mentorship Workshop Series for early stage Startups, with an aim to offer a safe mentoring platform for Mentors and Startups to engage with each other from their respective locations during the hour of crisis.

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Environment, nature & biodiversity are complimentary to each other :Min

Environment, nature & biodiversity are complimentary to each other :Min

04 Jun 2020 | 5:35 PM

Chandigarh, Jun 4 (UNI) Haryana Environment Minister Kanwar Pal said environment, nature and biodiversity are elements that complement each other.

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COVID-19: J&K Govt evacuates 1,09,358 stranded residents

04 Jun 2020 | 5:19 PM

Jammu, June 4 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Government on Thursday evacuated about 1,09,358 UT residents, stranded in other parts of the country due to COVID lockdown, via Lakhanpur and through special trains and buses till date amid strict observance of all necessary guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures.

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