News that made Headline today
1. J&K Govt suspends rafting activities in Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir government ordered the suspension of rafting related activities at all tourist destinations in Kashmir till a proper mechanism and technical guidance are put in place.
2. At least 44 dead as bus plunges off mountain road in Kullu.
At least 44 people were killed and 35 injured when a bus plunged off a road in India’s hilly northern state of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, a government official said.
3. BSF recovers heroin worth Rs 25 cr near IB in Jammu.
The Border Security Force (BSF) Thursday recovered five kilograms of heroin worth Rs 25 crore near the International Border (IB) here, foiling an attempt by the drug traffickers to smuggle the consignment into the country.
4. ITBP performs yoga in minus 20 degree Celsius in Ladakh.
Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel performed yoga in Ladakh on International Yoga Day today. They performed ‘asanas’ at an altitude of 18000 ft in minus 20 degree Celsius temperature.