Tehsildar Pampore warns against overpricing of essential commodities

PAMPORE: Tehsildar Pampore while interacting with office bearers of Traders Federation Pampore on Tuesday asked them to ensure supplies of essential commodities and maintain prices according to government rate list. The tehsildar also directed the market checking teams to make at least two rounds to check the shopkeepers to ensure the supply to customers on […]

Elderly man hit by a cab at Tral succumbs

TRAL: A 68-year-old man who was hit by speeding cab on Sunday at Tral town in Pulwama district succumbed to his injuries on Monday at SMHS hospital Srinagar. Mohammad Maqbool Naik, son of Ghulam Mohammad, a resident of Tral was seriously injured after hit by a Tata Sumo bearing registration number JK03 -8427 at Tral […]

Braving snowfall, thousands attend funeral of Lashkar commander

Braving snowfall, thousands attend funeral of Lashkar commander

PULWAMA: Amid heavy snowfall on Thursday, thousands of people from different villages of south Kashmir participated in the funeral prayers of slain Lashkar commander Irfan Ahmad Sheikh at his native village Chakoora in Pulwama district. After thousands of mourners including women and children walked with his funeral procession in Chakoora village, six rounds of funeral […]

Thousands participate in multiple funeral prayers of slain Lashkar commander in Pulwama village

Thousands participate in multiple funeral prayers of slain Lashkar commander in Pulwama village

Srinagar: Amid heavy snowfall thousands of people from different villages of Pulwama district and other areas of south Kashmir participated in funeral prayers of slain local Lashkar commander Irfan Ahmad Sheikh at his native village Chakoora village in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Eyewitness told Kashmir Reader that amid heavy snowfall back to back multiple funeral […]

Lashkar’s Pulwama commander killed in home village

Lashkar’s Pulwama commander killed in home village

PULWAMA: The Lashkar-e-Taiba’s (LeT) district commander for Pulwama was killed in a brief gunfight with government forces at his home village on Wednesday evening. During the gunfight, one other militant reportedly managed to escape. The slain commander has been identified as Irfan Ahmad Sheikh, son of Gulzar Ahmad, resident of Chakoora Pulwama. He had been […]

Awantipora village without water supply for years Resident threaten to take protest to highway

Awantipora village without water supply for years Resident threaten to take protest to highway

AWANTIPORA: The residents of Rajpora village in Awantipora Tuesday staged a protest against Public Health Engineering (PHE) Department for their failure to supply regular drinking water in their village. A large number of residents including women from Rajpora assembled at Check Rajpora-Tral road and raised slogans against PHE. They said that in the bone-chilling winter, […]

Nine youth arrested during nocturnal raids in Pulwama

Nine youth arrested during nocturnal raids in Pulwama

PULWAMA: Government forces picked up several youth during nocturnal raids in several villages of Pulwama tonight. Police said that the youth have been detained for their alleged involvement in stone pelting incidents. Sources told Kashmir Reader that government forces carried out night raids in Arigam and Arihal villages of Pulwama and arrested as many as […]

Forces nocturnally raid residential houses in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, 9 youths arrested

Forces nocturnally raid residential houses in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, 9 youths arrested

Srinagar: Government forces arrested several youth in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district during nocturnal raids on residential houses in the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday. Local sources told Kashmir Reader that the government forces arrested at least nine youth from their homes in Adigam, Arihal and other villages for their alleged involvement in stone pelting […]

Protest in Pampore villages against power woes

Protest in Pampore villages against power woes

PAMPORE: The residents of Shar Shali and Khrew villages in Pampore on Friday staged a protest against the Power Development Department (PDD) over the power woes. The villagers of Khrew said that the transformer in there was damaged over three weeks ago, “but the PDD has failed to replace or repair it”. “The officials are […]

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