HC issues notice to BCCI on plea for making JKCA ‘functional’

HC issues notice to BCCI on plea for making JKCA ‘functional’

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court has issued a notice, seeking reply from Board of Control for Cricket in India (BBCI) and others to make Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association ‘functional’ and elect its management under the guidelines provided by the Supreme Court. Hearing a petition filed by two cricketers — Sajjad Ahmad Sofi and Sarfaraz […]

SHRC seeks report from police

SHRC seeks report from police

Srinagar: The State Human Rights Commission on Monday sought a detailed report from superintendent of police Pulwama over alleged use of disproportionate force against students of a Degree College in the south Kashmir district on Saturday. While taking cognizance of a complaint regarding alleged use of disproportionate force, secretary SHRC said that the chairperson of […]

Srinagar records highest ever rainfall during 24 hours in April

Srinagar records highest ever rainfall during 24 hours in April

Srinagar: Srinagar, the summer capital of the state, received the highest rainfall in a single day ever during 24-hours, local weatherman said on Thursday. An official of the meteorological department told Kashmir Reader that Srinagar received 83.9mm of rain in 24 hours 8.30pm on Thursday, surpassing 62.5mm rainfall recorded on 15 April 1997. Kokernag received […]