Woman found dead in Kangan

Ganderbal: A 35-year-old woman missing from Gund forest area of Ganderbal district since morning was found dead, police said. Police said that Gulshana Bano, wife of Shabir Ahmad Anghar, resident of Gund Ganderbal had gone to the nearby forest on Wednesday morning to collect firewoods but did not return home. The family members along with […]

Turbine damage at power project as daily wagers go on strike

Turbine damage at power project as daily wagers go on strike

Ganderbal: As the JKSPDC employees in Upper Sindh Hydro Electric Project in Kangan have gone on strike for the last 15 days, water accumulation in the turbine due to a snag has caused damage to it. Sources said that water accumulated in the turbine section of the 105 MW power project causing damage to the […]

4 injured in road accident at Ganderbal

Ganderbal: Four people were injured, three of them critically in an accident in Prang area of Kangan in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Wednesday. Officials said that a cab (Scorpio- JK07 1753) travelling from Drass to Srinagar collided with a car (JK01AB-7388) coming from opposite direction injuring four persons travelling in the cab. The injured […]

Lovebird mistaken as braid-chopper, thrashed in Ganderbal

Lovebird mistaken as braid-chopper, thrashed in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: In another bizarre twist to the ongoing mass hysteria surrounding the braid chopping incidents, the people in Kujar area in Ganderbal district mistook a youth as braid-chopper. A police statement said that on Wednesday evening locals of Kujar area caught hold of a youth who they alleged was a braid chopper. Following the tip-off, […]

Mother of three dies after ‘domestic scuffle’, husband detained

Mother of three dies after ‘domestic scuffle’, husband detained

Ganderbal: A 26-year-old mother of three was allegedly beaten by her husband leading to her death at Prang area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Thursday. The parents of the deceased alleged that Sakeena Bano wife of Mohd Maqbool Baniya fell unconscious after she was beaten by her husband on some issue a day before. […]

Ganderbal police organises traffic awareness camp

Ganderbal police organises traffic awareness camp

Ganderbal: Under Civic Action Programme, Ganderbal Police continues a three day traffic awareness camp for commuter safety. The organizers said the main purpose of the event was to spread awareness about the dangers of riding two wheelers without helmets and the importance of following traffic rules. The traffic awareness programme was held at Manigam here […]

Protesters block highway over water shortage

Protesters block highway over water shortage

Kangan: People of Ninhama in Ganderbal district Thursday blocked Srinagar-Leh highway for at least two hours at Bonibagh Kangan while protesting against PHE department for non-availability of drinking water in their village. Men and women assembled and sat on the highway chanting slogans against the PHE and administration. “We are facing acute shortage of drinking […]

Two persons injured in road accident at Kangan

Kangan: Two persons were injured in a road accident on Srinagar-Leh highway at Druktung, Preng here in this central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Wednesday evening. One of them is critical. Reports said a Maruti car GAOR-7044 travelling from Kangan to Ganderbal skidded off the road and plunged 25 feet down, resulting in injuries to two […]

Kangan students interact with international academics

Kangan students interact with international academics

Ganderbal: The Students of Government Girls Higher Secondary School Kangan interacted with foreign students of through an online program on Wednesday. The students interacted with the students of Dr. Nermine Ismail American School Cairo Egypt, Dian Didaktikal Islamic Senior High School Indonesia and another school from Ukraine. This program was organized by Generation Global and […]