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  • Medicine racket busted in Navi Mumbai
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Lt Gen J S Nain takes over as Chief of Staff, Northern Command

Srinagar, Aug 6 (UNI) Lieutenant General J S Nain on Monday took over as the Chief of Staff, Northern Command at Udhampur in Jammu region.

Defence Ministry spokesperson Col Rajesh Kalia told UNI that Lt Gen Nain relieves Lt Gen Paramjit Singh, who would be taking over a Corps shortly.

In a solemn ceremony, he said Lt Gen Singh and the incoming Chief of Staff paid tributes to the martyrs at the Dhruva Shahid Samarak, Udhampur.

He said Lt Gen Nain was commissioned in the Dogra Regiment in Jun 1983 and has commanded second Battalion of the Dogra Regiment, a Mountain Brigade in the North East and an Infantry Division on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.

“He has also held a number of important staff and instructional appointments including a Military Observer tenure at United Nations Mission in Iraq and Kuwait. He has also served as an instructor at Infantry School, Mhow, Operations Staff Officer of a RR Force Headquarters in Doda Sector and has had tenures in Military Secretary Branch at Army Headquarters. The General Officer is also a recipient of Ati Vishisht Seva Medal and Sena Medal for his distinguished service and dedication to the organisation.
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Medinipur village boy Sougata Das tops WB Madhyamik with 99 94 pc; Record 86 07 % students passed

Medinipur village boy Sougata Das tops WB Madhyamik with 99 94 pc; Record 86 07 % students passed

21 May 2019 | 12:47 PM

Kolkata, May 21(UNI) Village boy Sougata Das of Muhammed Despran Vidyapith of East Medinipur stood first, securing 594 out total 600 marks as the results of the West Bengal Madhyamik examinations of 2019 were declared today, exactly 88 days after the board exams were completed on February 22.

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Medicine racket busted in Navi Mumbai

21 May 2019 | 12:43 PM

Thane, May 21 (UNI) The Navi Mumbai police has busted a major inter-state medicine racket by arresting nine traders indulged in the sale of medicines meant for defence and ESIC Supply in the open market, the police said on Tuesday.

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French development bank team in Agartala to finalise river front development project

French development bank team in Agartala to finalise river front development project

21 May 2019 | 12:38 PM

Agartala, May 21 (UNI) As part of Agartala city development initiative under Smart City Mission, a team of Agence Française de Développement (AFD), French development bank, which has signed an agreement with India to provide loan of 100 million Euro for 15 smart city projects, arrived here to finalise work module of Riverfront Development Project on River Howrah.

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Rajiv remembered

21 May 2019 | 12:27 PM

Chennai, May 21 (UNI) Floral tributes were paid to former
Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on the occasion of his 28th
death anniversary.

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Curfew-like restrictions imposed in downtown, Jamia masjid closed again

Curfew-like restrictions imposed in downtown, Jamia masjid closed again

21 May 2019 | 12:26 PM

Srinagar, May 21 (UNI) Curfew-like restrictions were imposed in the downtown and Shehar-e-Khas (SeK), Srinagar to prevent demonstration on Tuesday, when separatists has called for general strike on the death anniversaries of Mirwai Moulvi Muhammad Farooq and Abdul Gani Lone.

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