Banihal Current Affairs, GK & News
A government notification has stated that the national highway from Baramulla to Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir has been put out of bounds for civilian traffic twice a week till May 31. During this time no civilian vehicles will be permitted on the national highway on Sundays and Wednesdays. Why the Ban is being implemented? ..
Topics: Banihal • Baramulla • CRPF • Jammu and Kashmir • Jammu-Srinagar Highway • Jawahar-Tunnel • paramilitary forces • Pulwama Terror Attack • Qazigund • Ramban • Srinagar • suicide terror attack • Udhampur
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti flagged off the first children-special train in the Valley at Qazigund in south Kashmir. The train will run fortnightly exclusively for the children on alternate Sundays between Banihal in Jammu and Baramulla in north Kashmir. The idea for starting a special train was mooted by Mufti and was ..
Topics: Anantnag • Banihal • Baramulla • Burhan Wani • Firozpur railway division • Indian Muslims • Jammu and Kashmir • Kashmir conflict • Kashmiri people • Mehbooba Mufti • Qazigund • Terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir
11-km long tunnel through the Pir Panjal range was on Friday formally completed, removing the last hurdle to connect Kashmir to India’s vast railway grid for the first time and making train journey possible all the way to Srinagar. Built over seven years at 7,000 feet, it is India’s longest railway tunnel and the second ..
Topics: Banihal • Banihal railway station • Baramulla • Districts of India • Firozpur railway division • Jammu and Kashmir • Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel • Pir Panjal Range • Qazigund • Ramban district • Srinagar • Udhampur