Three injured in road mishap in Tangmarg

Baramulla: At least three persons were injured on Wednesday when a car (Maruti 800) bearing registration number JK01E/7847 met with an accident at Wusan crossing near Dhobiwan on Srinagar-Gulmarg road in Tangmarg area. Police said that the injured were moved to nearby hospital for treatment. Two of them were referred two Srinagar for specialized treatment. […]

Regular traffic jam irks people on Srinagar-Baramulla highway

Regular traffic jam irks people on Srinagar-Baramulla highway

Baramulla: Regular traffic jam that last for hours on Srinagar Baramulla highway irks drivers and passengers equally. Many complain that they fail to reach their offices in time. Transporters say that shopkeepers have occupied parts of the roads and completely taken over pavements on the highway in Pattan, Singpora, Sangrama, Deluna and Baramulla town. This […]

Class IV recruitment aspirants protest in B’la

BARAMULLA: Scores of candidates who have submitted their application forms for various class IV posts in Baramulla district in 2006 staged a protest on Monday against the district administration Baramulla for delaying recruitment process. The candidates traveled to Srinagar to hold protests at press enclave on Residency Road. According to the candidates, the district administration […]

Smugglers attack forest officials in Rafiabad, 3 injured

Baramulla: A team of forest officials was attacked by suspected smugglers in Laiser village in Rafiabad on Wednesday. The team comprised of Range officer Rafiabad Abdul Qayoom Malla, Block Officer Junaid Bashir and other staff. In the attack three officials, Harvinder singh, Suhail Ahmad and Hilal Ahmad were injured. Officials identified the assailant smugglers as […]

Kunzar residents aghast over open garbage dumping

Baramulla: Residents of Kunzar town in northern Kashmir’s Baramulla district are up in arms against the local municipal committee for dumping garbage in the open near a taxi (sumo) stand and in a local stream. They said that thousands of people including tourists and students throng the stand round the clock and face problems because […]

Two Baramulla schools function without headmasters

Two Baramulla schools function without headmasters

Baramulla: The Government Girls High School and Government Middle School in Chandil Wanigam village of Tangmarg are functioning without headmasters for the past several months. Teachers and students find the situation is detrimental to the smooth functioning of the institutions – class work and administrative affairs are getting delayed. The teachers posted in the schools […]

No ADC in Baramulla

No ADC in Baramulla

Baramulla: The position of the Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) here has been left vacant for the past month by the General Administration Department (GAD), much to the anguish of the people in this district. The position fell vacant after the former ADC, Nazir Ahmad Baba, was transferred and posted as the ADC Ganderbal. People complain […]

The reason behind Manzoor’s disappearance

The reason behind Manzoor’s disappearance

Kupwara: Residents of Dewar village said that whenever someone goes to the ‘behak’ at Trimokh Top, he has to bring stones or wooden logs to the army camp for the construction of bunkers there. A few months ago, Gulam Qadir Khan along with some villagers went to the behak but unlike every other person, he […]