DM Kishtwar imposes ban on bovine transportation

The District Magistrate Kishtwar, Angrez Singh Rana, Wednesday imposed a ban on the transportation of bovine across the district, in exercise of the powers under section 144 CrPC.

The order issued by DM read, “”No bovine animal, such as cow, ox, calf, buffalo, be transported from Kishtwar to other districts, except with the prior permission of District Magistrate/Additional District Magistrate, Kishtwar.”

The order shall come into force with immediate effect and shall remain in force for a period of two months or till it is rescinded, whichever is earlier, the order states.


The District Magistrate also imposed complete ban on the extraction of minor minerals here in and around Zundil and Shalimar Nallah beds.

As per an order issued in this regard, the DM has directed Tehsildar and SHO to ensure the implementation and initiate stern action against the violators.