Suspended doctor levels false allegations against lawyer

Suspended doctor levels false allegations against lawyer

Srinagar: A doctor who was suspended by the government in Shopian for being absent last week from the district hospital has leveled false allegations against a lawyer on Facebook. A doctor named Dr Malik Qayoom and his brother Malik Nisar blamed a lawyer of a district court Shopian, while leveling allegations against his family.

Protests against NFSA in Pampore, highway blocked

Protests against NFSA in Pampore, highway blocked

Pampore: Residents of Saffron town Pampore Tuesday took to streets against implementation of Food Security Act (FSA) demanding its rollback. Protestors blocked Srinagar- Jammu National Highway hampering vehicular movement through the area. Reports said that hundreds of Pampore residents took to the streets and shouted slogans against the government. The protestors blocked the movement of […]

SMC commissioner tours city

SMC commissioner tours city

SRINAGAR: Commissioner Srinagar Muncipal Corporation (SMC) Bashir Ahmad Khan on Tuesday toured various areas in and around the Lal Chowk. According to a statement, Khan who was accompanied by various senior municipal officers including Joint Commissioner Adm, Joint Commissioner Works, SE drainage, Chief Sanitation Officer and others visited Dalgate, Polo View, TRC, MA Road and […]

Four, including a baby, charred to death in Doda

Four, including a baby, charred to death in Doda

Jammu: Four members of a family, including a baby, were charred to death early Tuesday after their house caught fire in Gadan village in Doda district of Jammu region. Fire broke out in the house of one Abdul Rashid at Bhagwa village of Doda district due to a short circuit around 0200 hours, police officials […]

Drug peddler held in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Police have arrested a drug peddler in Srinagar and recovered prescribed drugs from his possession, an official said on Tuesday. Acting on specific information, a police party from police station Shaheed Gunj laid a naka on Secretariat road, he said. “During the naka checking, a Santro vehicle bearing registration number JK01W-2350 driven by Imran […]

Three persons held for stealing in Kargil

SRINAGAR: Police have arrested three persons and recovered goods worth around two lakh rupees from them in Kargil region of Jammu and Kashmir. An official said that Yogesh Kumar, resident of Delhi at present M/S Sales and Services, Kargil lodged a complaint in Police Station Kargil that Ghulam Hussain son of Mohammad Hassan resident of […]

KCCI opposes handing Emporium to private players

KCCI opposes handing Emporium to private players

SRINAGAR: KCCI opposes handing over of The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry  has  reiterated that it will oppose any move by the government to hand over the J&K Handicraft (S&E) Corporation  owned Kashmir Government Arts Emporium to some private players. In a stemsnt issued here by the President Mushtaq Ahamd Wani, the Chamber said […]

Govt mulling to bring various crops under insurance cover

SRINAGAR:  In a big relief to the farming community, Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ganai on Tuesday said that the government is   mulling to bring various crops under insurance cover. While chairing a high level meeting of officers of agriculture and horticulture departments here on Tuesday, Ganai said that the government would take every step to […]