Hut belonging to Wildlife dept damaged by fire

Hut belonging to Wildlife dept damaged by fire

TRAL: A hut belonging to Wildlife department got damaged in a fire at Khangund are of Tral on Tuesday evening. Sources said that soon after the incident officials of Wildlife department reached the spot and tried to douse the flames Fire tenders were immediately rushed to spot to control the blaze. The cause of fire […]

Week-long cleanliness drive starts at railway station Awantipora

Week-long cleanliness drive starts at railway station Awantipora

Awantipora: As a part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Muncipal Committee Awantipora on Tuesday launched a week-long cleanliness drive at Railway station Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The cleanliness drive was held on several places including rail track, paths and premises of railway station Awantipora, Executive Officer Muncipal Committee Awantipora, Ghulam Mohammad Dar said. Municipal […]

Hatiwara residents demand removal of CRPF camp for road widening

Hatiwara residents demand removal of CRPF camp for road widening

PAMPORE: Residents of Hatiwara village of Pampore in Pulwama district staged a protest demonstration on Sunday alleging encroachment by CRPF on the Srinagar-Jammu highway near the entry point of Samboora-Hatiwara road. A 3.8 km road (Samboora Hatiwara) is being constructed under Prime Minister Gram Sadak Yojina (PMGSY), locals told Kashmir Reader. Scores of local residents […]

Youth caught trying to loot ATM in Pampore: Police

Youth caught trying to loot ATM in Pampore: Police

PAMPORE: Police has arrested a youth, after he was allegedly caught red handed attempting to break into an automated teller machine (ATM) in Pampore town of Pulwama district on Friday night. Police said its men found the youth trying to break into the State Bank of India ATM at Kadlabal Chowk Pampore with a carpenter […]

1 dies, another injured in road accident

1 dies, another injured in road accident

PAMPORE: One person died while another was seriously injured after a Maruti car they were travelling in rammed into electric pole near Kandizal area of Kakapora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday. A police official said that the duo suffered injuries in the accident and were shifted to SDH Pampore where from both were […]

One dead another injured after a private vehicle rams into an electric pole in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

One dead another injured after a private vehicle rams into an electric pole in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Srinagar: One person died while another serious injury after the Maruti car they were traveling in rammed into etectrc pole near Kandizal area of Kakapora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. A police official said that the duo suffered injuries in the accident and were shifted to SDH Pampore where from both referred to Srinagar hospital […]

Friday marked by strict restrictions in Pulwama town

Friday marked by strict restrictions in Pulwama town

PULWAMA: Authorities on Friday imposed strict restrictions in Pulwama town and adjoining areas to foil the protest programme of the Coordination Committee Pulwama to protest against the civilian killings that took place last Saturday. Eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader that heavy deployment of police and CRPF personnel was made across the town to enforce the restrictions. […]

Pampore residents protest against PDD

Pampore residents protest against PDD

PAMPORE: The residents of Pampore on Friday held a protest against Power Development Department (PDD) authorities here and demanded repair of a transformer and restoration of the power supply in this area. Scores of residents including women came out on the highway and shouted slogans against PDD. The residents alleged that a transformer was damaged […]