‘Baba Chamliyal Mela symbolises cross-border harmony’

‘Baba Chamliyal Mela symbolises cross-border harmony’

SAMBA: The annual Baba Chamliyal Mela was organized with remarkable amicability and hospitality Thursday at Chamliyal in Ramgarh tehsil on the Indo-Pak border Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash Ganga, Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Choudhary, Members of Parliament, Jugal Kishore Sharma and Shamsheer Singh Manhas visited the shrine to […]

Unidentified body recovered in Anantnag

Unidentified body recovered in Anantnag

Srinagar: Police has recovered an unidentified body from Nallah Lidder near Betab Valley, Pahalgam. The body has been kept in Sub District Hospital Pahalgam for identification. A police spokesman said the person appears to be a 30 year old male. Anybody having any information regarding the deceased may please contact Police Station Pahalgam on 9596777643, […]

Shopian bans heavy vehicles, tractors during daytime

Shopian bans heavy vehicles, tractors during daytime

SHOPIAN: In the backdrop of representations received from various quarters regarding poor traffic management in the town, District Development Commissioner Shopian Mohammad Aijaz Thursday convened a meeting of line departments and held a threadbare discussion in order to chalk out an effective traffic management plan for the town. The meeting was attended by Assistant Regional […]

PHE to ensure uninterrupted water supply during Eid

PHE to ensure uninterrupted water supply during Eid

SRINAGAR: Secretary, PHE and I&FC Departments, Saurabh Bhagat, Thursday instructed the Chief Engineers PHE to make arrangements to provide uninterrupted water supply to the public during the Eid-ul-Fitr. He has also instructed the Chief Engineers to ensure that grievance cells at their, SE and divisional levels remain functional 24X7. The CEs have also been directed […]

KR Impact: PDA demolishes makeshift latrines, ecology concerns persist

KR Impact: PDA demolishes makeshift latrines, ecology concerns persist

Anantnag: Pahalgam development authority (PDA)– the main nodal agency meant for the development of Pahalgam on Wednesday asked the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to remove latrines and erect them on the roadside on the same patch of land. The instructions were issued a day after Kashmir Reader carried a report on the construction of […]

Arrested Ganderbal students to be released soon after counselling: Police

Arrested Ganderbal students to be released soon after counselling: Police

SRINAGAR: Police on Wednesday said students detained during clashes in Ganderbal would be released soon, after they had been counselled. Police have detained around 20 students, including outsiders, during the massive clashes which broke out between students and forces following celebrations at Degree College, Ganderbal (DCG), over Pakistan’s win against India on Monday. A group […]

Cloudbursts cause flash floods in Anantnag

Cloudbursts cause flash floods in Anantnag

Mohammad Suhail Anantnag: Incessant rains and a cloudburst over the catchment area of Brengi Nallah have led to water logging in several parts of the district. Currents have also damaged roads and snapped of water supply pipes besides raising water levels in streams at many places. The worst affected villages in these flash floods are […]