Regular traffic jam irks people on Srinagar-Baramulla highway

Regular traffic jam irks people on Srinagar-Baramulla highway

Baramulla: Regular traffic jam that last for hours on Srinagar Baramulla highway irks drivers and passengers equally. Many complain that they fail to reach their offices in time. Transporters say that shopkeepers have occupied parts of the roads and completely taken over pavements on the highway in Pattan, Singpora, Sangrama, Deluna and Baramulla town. This […]

Div Com for effective traffic decongestion measures

Div Com for effective traffic decongestion measures

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan on Monday convened a meeting to review traffic decongestion measures being undertaken across the valley. Additional Commissioner Kashmir, Additional Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, VC SDA, Commissioner SMC, Deputy Director JKSRTC, Deputy Director Planning and other concerned officials were present in the meeting whereas all Deputy Commissioners of all Valley […]

Effective Road safety plan for reducing accidents soon: DM

Effective Road safety plan for reducing accidents soon: DM

RAMBAN: To discuss the progress on draft District Road Safety Plan being prepared by the District Road Safety Committee (DRSC), District Magistrate, Tariq Hussain Ganai convened a meeting of DRSC members here on Monday. DM directed all stake holders of DRSC to ensure formation and implementation of plan on mission mode besides preparing an effective […]

High Court cracks whip on traffic mess, ‘dismal’ state of pollution

High Court cracks whip on traffic mess, ‘dismal’ state of pollution

Srinagar: The J&K High court on Wednesday ordered the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) to ensure that street vendors do not occupy roads and footpaths. In another directive, the court said that the registration be suspended of public transport vehicles that have insufficient space for passengers. Hearing a Public Interest Litigation, a division bench of Chief […]

On RTO’s attire in court: ‘This is not a cricket field’

On RTO’s attire in court: ‘This is not a cricket field’

Srinagar: The High Court on Wednesday reprimanded the Regional Transport Officer Kashmir over the attire he had worn to court. “Why you are not in proper dress before court of law? You are not in a cricket field. You remain in office like this?” a division bench of Chief Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice […]

New traffic plan for city

New traffic plan for city

SRINAGAR: Traffic Police City Srinagar on Saturday issued a new diversion plan for public service vehicles (PSVs) in view of the opening of newly constructed Bailey bridge at Barzulla connecting Allochibagh. According to the SSP Traffic Srinagar, PSVs including Sumo, Tavera and Tata-407 coming from Rawalpora, Sanat Nagar and Hyderpora shall take left turn at […]

Vendors congest city, authorities unmoved

Vendors congest city, authorities unmoved

Nazima Sidiq Srinagar: The street vendors in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk and other localities of Srinagar have accused the authorities of reneging on the promise of relocating them at designated places. The authorities had promised them relocation after the 2016 public uprising began ebbing in the last months of the year. The vendors have occupied footpaths […]