Held youth’s family protests at Kangan

Held youth’s family protests at Kangan

KANGAN: Relative’s of an arrested youth from Kangan area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district staged a protest on Saturday for his release. Relatives of Shabir Ahmad Lone, son of Mohammad Akbar Lone of Kangan, blocked the Srinagar-Leh highway at main Market Kangan against the arrest. The protesters included neighbours and relatives of Lone, who was […]

3-year-old drowns in Gbl

Ganderbal: A three-year-old boy, on Saturday, died after he was drowned in stream at Gadoora area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, Police said. “Liyaqat Ahmad Shah died, after slipping into a stream while playing near his house,” a senior police official said. “Police with the help of locals rescued Shah from the stream but succumbed […]

3-year-old boy drowns in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: A three-year-old boy, on Saturday, died after he was drowned in stream at Gadoora area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, Police said. “Liyaqat Ahmad Shah died, after slipping into a stream while playing near his house,” a senior police official said. “Police with the help of locals rescued Shah from the stream but succumbed […]

Srinagar-Leh highway reopened after five months

Sonamarg: Jammu and Kashmir`s strategic Srinagar-Leh national highway was re-opened for vehicular traffic on Saturday after remaining closed for nearly five months due to heavy snowfall in the Zojilla Pass that connects the cold desert Ladakh region of the state with the rest of the country. The highway was formally thrown open by joint Army,Police […]

Srinagar-Leh National Highway partially thrown open to traffic

Sonamarg : The 434-km Srinagar-Leh National Highway, the only road linking Kashmir with frontier region of Ladakh, has been partially thrown open to vehicular traffic after remaining closed for over six months owing to heavy snowfall during winter. Senior officials of District administration Ganderbal and police visited the zojila for observation and allowed the emergency […]

Ganderbal: 23-year-old woman jumps into power canal

Gund: 23-year-old Shakeela Bano wife of Fayaz Ahmad Khan resident of Haknar Gund area of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, on Wednesday evening jumped into the power canal, near her house,police said. Shakeela was married last year and was not feeling mentally well from some time. However, after hours of hectic efforts by Police  locals, the […]

Protests in Kangan after BSF trooper shot dead wife

Protests in Kangan after BSF trooper shot dead wife

Ganderbal: Protests broke out on Monday in Kangan here after a woman was shot dead by her husband, who happens to be a BSF trooper. According to the reports, Nazira Begum, mother of three, was killed by her husband after a heated argument between the year-old couple. She was a resident of Satrina, Kangan. Following […]

Irrigation canal in Ganderbal turns garbage dump

Irrigation canal in Ganderbal turns garbage dump

Ganderabl: Dumping of garbage in the irrigational canal near Makahe Bagh along the Nagbal-Gratabal road in Pandach area of center Kashmir’s Ganderbal district is becoming a health hazard and a constant irritant for the locals. The garbage is not only harming the canal but also emanating foul smell thus irritating the passersby particularly motorists. Heaps […]

Protesters block Highway near Kangan

Kangan: Protestors on Monday blocked Srinagar-Leh highway at Kangan in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. They were protesting against the authorities for failing to complete construction of a bridge on river Sindh. Hundreds of vehicles remained stranded due to the blockade as commuters including school children and employees faced hardships. Protesters said that the bridge was […]