News in Pictures

 

Shehjar Newsmagazine
News in Pictures

Exclusive news in pictures are for the month of July 2009 by Shehjar’s Photo Journalist, *Raman Raina from Jammu. Copyrights © Shehjar online. Please email us at editor.shehjar@gmail.com in case you want to use any of the images.

AUGUST 01, 2009: Jammu: A woman selects a rakhi string for her brother as the festival of Raksha Bandhan celebrating the love of a brother and a sister is only a few days away



AUGUST 01, 2009: Jammu: Students of Jammu University during a protest against the purported move of the Jammu and Kashmir state government to shift the central university from Jammu to Srinagar



AUGUST 03, 2009: Jammu A Kite thread vender preparing the ‘Dor’ for the up coming season of kite flying on Rakhsha Bandan. The Dor vendors have dotted the periphery of the city in Jammu



AUGUST 04, 2009: Jammu: Members of Central University Joint Action Committee shouting slogans during a protest against move of the Jammu and Kashmir government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar

AUGUST 05, 2009 Jammu: Girls of Bal Niketan orphanage tying Rakhis to the made inmates of the orphanage on the occasion of Rakhsha Bandan


AUGUST 05, 2009 Jammu: SSP District Central Jail Rajni tying the holy Rakhi on the wrists of the prisoners of jail on the occasion of "Raksha Bhandan", in Jammu .


AUGUST 05, 2009 Jammu: Police personnel inquiring about the Chamber of Commerce and Industries President Ram Sahai who was allegedly shot dead by unidentified persons in his this office chambers

AUGUST 06, 2009 Jammu: J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah arrived in Jammu to attend the cremation of the business tycoon and president of Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industries Ram Sahai, who was found shot dead in his office chambers under mysterious circumstances


AUGUST 06, 2009 Jammu: Bank employees and officers shout slogans outside SBI Zonal Office on the first day of their 2-day strike demanding hike in their salaries.



AUGUST 07, 2009 Jammu: Maninder Jit Singh Bitta Chief of Anti Terrorism Front paying floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi during his visit to the city in Jammu .


AUGUST 08, 2009 Jammu: Food and Allied Workers Union staged a protest demonstration and took out a rally up to Divisional Commissioners office demanding regularization of their services

AUGUST 10, 2009 Jammu: Activists of BJP shout slogans during Jammu bandh to protest against the move of the State government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar


AUGUST 10, 2009 Jammu: Students belonging to Central University Andolan Samiti shout slogans during their protest against the move of the State government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar.


AUGUST 11, 2009 Jammu: A girl’s move through during waterlogged road after heavy rains



AUGUST 11, 2009 Jammu: Members of Central University Andolan Samiti (CUAS) shout slogans during their protest against the move of the State government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar.


AUGUST 12, 2009 Jammu: An Artist giving the final touches to the idol of lord Krishna on the eve of Janamshtami

AUGUST 12, 2009 Jammu: The Indian National tri-colour being stitched and stocked in shops around Jammu, ahead of the Independence Day


AUGUST 12, 2009: Jammu: Activists of Central University Andolan Samiti today made an abortive bids of gate crashing into the National Conference and Congress headquarters for defending the shifting of Central University from Jammu to Srinagar at Science College in Jammu



AUGUST 12, 2009 Jammu: A doctor stands inside the seclusion ward of Government Medical Hospital


AUGUST 13, 2009 Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Police take part in a full-dress rehearsal for India's Independence Day celebrations



AUGUST 13, 2009: Jammu: Activists of Central University Andolan Samiti Gheraoed’ the Higher Education Minister Abdhul Ghani Malik during his visit to GGM Science College to protest against the move of the State government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar.


AUGUST 15, 2009: Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Tara Chand inspecting guard of honour during Independence Day function in Jammu on Saturday

AUGUST 17, 2009 Jammu: Women perform rituals, as they pray for the long life of their sons, on the occasion of Dhrubari, folk festival of the Dogra community in Jammu

AUGUST 17, 2009 Jammu: Members of Jammu and Kashmir National federation of The Blind held a dharna cum demonstration in protest against SRO-62 which has deprived the blind of 1% reservation in front of Divisional Commissioner’s office in Jammu

AUGUST 18, 2009 Jammu Members of Central University Andolan Samiti shout slogans during their protest against the move of the State government to shift the Central University from Jammu to Srinagar

AUGUST 19, 2009 Jammu: Members of Central University Andolan Samiti shout slogans during their torch rally to protest against the purported move of the Jammu and Kashmir state government to shift the Central University

AUGUST 21, 2009 Jammu: Rashtriya Sawayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Rao Bhagwat addressing a press conference

AUGUST 22, 2009 Jammu: An artisan gives finishing touches to an idol of Lord Ganesha at a workshop on the eve of Ganesha festival

AUGUST 24, 2009 Jammu: Devotees offers prayers to a snake temple during the annual Hindu Nag Panchami festival.


AUGUST 28, 2009 Jammu: Sant Asa Ram Bapu delivering religious discourse on the first day of his two day visit at his Bhagwati Nagar Ashram in Jammu

*Raman Raina is Shehjar's Chief Photo Journalist based in Jammi, India.
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