Urban Local Bodies accords farewell to officials on superannuation

Hajin: Municipal Committee Hajin accorded a warm and affectionate farewell to officials on their superannuation on Thursday after rendering their services for several decades in the department on various designations. In this regard, the department organized a farewell programme in Town Hall Municipal Committee Hajin to honour and bid warm adieu to the retiring officials, […]

School enrollment drive, community mobilization kick-starts at Hajin

Hajan: To give an impetus to the enrollment process in government schools and to enlighten the masses about the government-sponsored welfare schemes, the Chief Education Officer Bandipora on Wednesday visited Sadunara to participate in the enrollment drive cum community mobilization awareness program organized by Zone Educational Officer Hajin Mohammad Akbar Wani at Govt Girls Primary […]

Ajas farmers thank Tehsildar for removing encroachment on Zajiyari Nallah

Ajas: The farmers of Ajas on Saturday expressed their gratitude to Tehsildar Ajas for fulfilling their long pending demand of removing illegal encroachment on Zajiyari Nallah in Sadunara. A group of farmers while talking to the media said that they have been waiting for the removal of encroachment for the last 25 years so that […]

People in Hajin demand desilting of irrigation canals before agri season

People in Hajin demand desilting of irrigation canals before agri season

Hajin: With agriculture season approaching, the residents of Hajin town in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district have urged the district administration to start desilting irrigation canals. They said that after desilting, they will not face any difficulty in irrigating their farms and orchards in the coming season. Talking to Kashmir Reader, a group of farmers said […]

MC Hajin launches awareness campaign on property tax

Hajin: The Municipal Committee (MC) Hajin on Saturday launched a massive awareness campaign to educate people regarding the property tax in the area. The officials of MC Hajin carried out a door-to-door campaign to spread awareness among the people regarding the property tax. Talking to Kashmir Reader, an official from MC Hajin said they are […]

Bandipora’s Madwan village says Panchayat Raj brought development

Hajin: The Madwan village in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district is witnessing the dawn of development in Panchayat Raj. Talking to Kashmir Reader, the village head said that since the implementation of the three-tier system in J&K, the village has seen massive development in the construction of roads, footpaths, culverts and drains. He said that Sarpanchs […]

Bandipora: Madwan residents demand J&K Bank branch

Bandipora: Madwan residents demand J&K Bank branch

Madwan: Residents and traders of several villages of Sonawari division in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district demand a branch of Jammu & Kashmir Bank in the area. The locals from Madwan, Gund Prang and Mukhdamyari villages told Kashmir Reader that the authorities had earlier assured them of opening a new branch in their area but nothing […]

Hajin residents protest against installation of smart meters

Hajjn: Residents of Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday held a protest demonstration against the installation of smart meters here. Scores of locals, mostly women, assembled on road in the Banger Mohalla area and staged demonstrations against the move. The protesters shouted slogans against the PDD for installing smart meters in the area. […]

JKRLM UMEED: In a first in Kashmir, women SHG manufacture sanitary napkins in Bandipora

JKRLM UMEED: In a first in Kashmir, women SHG manufacture sanitary napkins in Bandipora

Hajin: In a first-of-its-kind in Kashmir Valley, a Self Help Group comprising eleven members started locally manufacturing and marketing sanitary napkins for enhancing their incomes and ensuring better health and hygiene of the village women. The initiative was started by a group of women from Shahgund village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district with the support […]

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