Downtown suffers from frequent restrictions

Downtown suffers from frequent restrictions

SRINAGAR: As restrictions were imposed in Srinagar areas on Friday, it was the 16th time that the government imposed restrictions in the downtown Srinagar in a period of six weeks. The areas falling under the jurisdiction of five police stations – Khanyar, Nowhatta, Rainwari, MR Gung and Safa kadal – have seen heavy deployment of […]

9 years on, Habba Khatoon hospital craves for completion

9 years on, Habba Khatoon hospital craves for completion

SRINAGAR: Nine years have elapsed since construction of Haba Khatoon Maternity and Children’s Hospital at Noorbagh area of old Srinagar but the hospital is yet to start the actual functioning. Even as the semblance of hospital functioning is visible, the locals are eagerly waiting for the facility to function in full swing. Construction for 30 […]

Govt usurps fair price dealers’ commission, frames new policy

Govt usurps fair price dealers’ commission, frames new policy

SRINAGAR: The state government has usurped the three year commission of fair price shop dealers after introducing a new policy to accommodate fresh dealers. The old dealers on Wednesday accused the department of food, civil supplies and consumer affairs (FCS&CA) of withholding their overdue commission. According to the dealers they were engaged for a long […]

Century old house collapsed in Khanyar, repairs and compensation denied

Century old house collapsed in Khanyar, repairs and compensation denied

SRINAGAR: A century old house located along a road in old Srinagar collapsed while road widening process done by Roads and Buildings department. The house-owner Bashir Ahmad said that it was due to official negligence that his house collapsed while he was deprived from rightful compensation. He said they tried to repair and renovate the […]

Padshahi Bagh, close to city center but away from civilization

Padshahi Bagh, close to city center but away from civilization

SRINAGAR: Residents of Padshahi bagh area of Srinagar and its adjoining localities are up in arms against Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) for failing to construct drainage facility in the locality. Despite being close to city Srinagar, SMC has not constructed the drainage in the locality. Residents of Padshahi bagh, Bhat Mohalla, Chralipora Naikpora, and Bunpora […]

SKIMS discusses portal hypertension on doctors day

SKIMS discusses portal hypertension on doctors day

SRINAGAR: Department of surgical gastroenterology conducted a day long awareness program on Portal Hypertension at Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS) on Doctors day. Portal hypertension is above normal pressures in PVS due to Pre-sinusoidal (EHPVO), Sinusoidal (Cirrhosis) or Post-sinusoidal (BCS) Obstruction. “In Portal Hypertension, blood that normally flows through the liver is diverted […]

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