Batamaloo traders warn of consequences of bus stand shifting

Batamaloo traders warn of consequences of bus stand shifting

SRINAGAR: Hundreds of traders in Batamaloo area have urged upon the authorities to revoke the decision of shifting the General Bus stand from the area in the interest of thousands of commuters and people associated with trading activity in the area. All Traders Joint Coordination Committee, a forum set-up by the Batamaloo traders that a […]

Road Accidents and Their Preventive Measures

Road Accidents and Their Preventive Measures

By Amanullah Khan Accident severity is growing in increasing order due to increase in vehicle population. Accident leads to disablement, death, damage to health and property, social suffering and general degradation of the environment. The road accident situation is alarming.. The high accident rate is largely attributed to the inadequacy of the highways and other […]

Address Concerns

Address Concerns

The administration is set to shift the General Bus Stand(GBS) from Batmaloo to the outskirts of the city to Parimpora. The premise appears to be to decongest the city and make traffic and transport management functionally smooth. Many people including transporters, shopkeepers, small business establishments, rediwallahs , among others- whose livelihoods depend on the ecosystem […]

Collective efforts needed for traffic decongestion: HC

Collective efforts needed for traffic decongestion: HC

Srinagar: The J&K High court on Thursday passed directions to the Srinagar Municipal Corporation, the Divisional Commissioner and the Transport Commissioner to comply with the ten points forwarded today by Sargun Shukla, SSP Traffic Srinagar, in her status report submitted to the court. The court directed that the compliance should be done by the next […]

Free rides as Srinagar tests water transport facility

Free rides as Srinagar tests water transport facility

SRINAGAR: Free water transport is available for public in river Jhelum for a period of one month on trial basis, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan said Saturday. The water transport trial is aimed to decongest traffic in the Srinagar and revive the centuries old transport besides inform the people about the environment friendly water […]

No parking zones announced for Srinagar

No parking zones announced for Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The government has declared some major roads in Srinagar as no parking zones for smooth management of traffic. An official statement issued here said that in pursuance of High Court directions Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan has declared the By-pass road from Athwajan to Parimpora, Batamaloo to Dalgate, Dalgate to Duck Park via […]

1 2 3