News Reading Practice #29

(100 Day Challenge)



Inspector Masroor Ahmad, a
courageous officer of Jammu and Kashmir police, targeted by an unidentified terrorist at the Eidgah ground in downtown Srinagar on October 29 while he was playing a game of cricket, Thursday succumbed to his fatal injuries at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
He was
airlifted to AIIMS on Wednesday and was on life support.
The police officer was undergoing treatment at the Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Soura. He is survived by his pregnant wife, father, and brother.

The Director General of Police, J&K R.R. Swain has condoled the heroic loss of Inspector Masroor Ahmad. In his message, the DGP said, "as the Director General of Police, it is with profound sorrow that I extend my heartfelt condolences on the tragic loss of Police Inspector Masroor Ahmad Wani?" The courageous officer valiantly served amidst the looming threat of terrorism, the DGP said.

"The cowardly attack on a policeman, enjoying a moment of leisure, is a stark reminder of the vicious mindset perpetuated by terrorist networks operating at the behest of Pakistan.

This tragic incident has strengthened our resolve at the J&K Police to redouble our efforts in combating terrorism", DGP added.


SUCCUMBS - To yield or give in to pressure, temptation, or a difficult situation; to submit or surrender. (കീഴടങ്ങുക)

COURAGEOUS - Having or showing bravery or valor; facing danger or difficulty with strength and determination. (ഭയരഹിതമായ)

FATAL - Resulting in death or causing a severe injury. (മാരകമായ)

AIRLIFTED - To transport people or goods by aircraft, typically in a situation of emergency or without the need for a landing strip. (മറ്റു ഗതാഗതമാർഗ്ഗങ്ങൾ തടസ്സപ്പെടുമ്പോൾ വിമാനമാർഗ്ഗം ആളുകളെയും സാധനങ്ങളെയും കൊണ്ടിറക്കുന്നത്)

CONDOLED - To express sympathy or sorrow for someone's grief. (സഹതാപമുള്ള)

PROFOUND - Having deep meaning or significance; intellectually deep or insightful. (അഗാധമായ)

HEARTFELT CONDOLENCES - Sincere and deeply felt expressions of sympathy and sorrow for someone who is experiencing grief or loss. (ഹൃദയം നിറഞ്ഞ അനുശോചനം)

VALIANTLY - With great courage or bravery; facing challenges or difficulties with determination and fearlessness. (നിർഭയം)

AMIDST - In the middle of or surrounded by; during a particular time, event, or situation. (മധ്യത്തിൽ)

LOOMING - Approaching or appearing as if it is about to happen; threatening or imminent. (ആപത്തു സൂചിപ്പിക്കുന്ന)

STARK - Harsh or severe in appearance (എഴുതി ഏല്‍പ്പിക്കുന്ന കരാര്‍.)

VICIOUS - Extremely harmful or brutal; marked by cruelty or violence. (ക്രൂരമായ)

PERPETUATED - To cause something to continue indefinitely, often negative aspects such as a tradition, belief, or situation. (തുടർന്നും നടത്തിക്കൊണ്ടുപോവുക)

BEHEST - A command, request, or order; something that one is instructed or urged to do. (ആജ്ഞ)

REDOUBLE - To intensify or increase; to make twice as great or numerous. (വർദ്ധിപ്പിക്കുക)