CRPF organises medical camp in Shahgund Hajin

Bandipora: A medical camp was organised by 45 battalion of CRPF at Shahgund area of Hajin town in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Wednesday. The camp was inaugurated by commandant of Battalion Amit kumar Singh, SDPO Hajin Latief Ahmad Khan ,SHO Hajin inspector Qaiser Bashir , Principal Govt Higher secondary school Shahgund Dr. Ali Mohammad […]

Abdul Rashid Wani elected president Gousia Sumo Stand, Hajin

Srinagar: The Elections for the post of president Gousia Sumo Service Association Hajin were held on Sunday . On the occasion, Abdul Rashid Wani has been elected as president as he secured 88 votes, while as his opponents Mushtaq Ahmad claimed 50 votes out of 137 votes The election was held on Sunday and all […]

Lineman dies after falling from electric pole

Hajin: A 30 -year-old casual employee in power department died after he fell from an electric pole in Ajas area north Kashmir’s Bandipora on Saturday . Police officials said that Manzoor Ahamd Lone son of Mohammad Sultan Lone a resident of Garoora Bandipora, a Power Development Department (PDD) lineman, was repairing an electric cable at […]

Mother Tongue: From Apathy to Empathy

Mother Tongue: From Apathy to Empathy

When a language dies we lose not just a medium of conversation, we lose knowledge, we lose culture, we lose a worldview Let’s begin with an incident from Bangladesh. The year was 1952. Back then the country was called East Pakistan. Its government had imposed Urdu on the Bangla-speaking population. They were told Urdu and […]

Policeman killed, 4 more injured in Bandipora grenade attack

Policeman killed, 4 more injured in Bandipora grenade attack

Hundreds participate in funeral of slain cop in his village amid sobs and tears Bandipor: aA policeman was killed while four government forces personnel were injured in a grenade attack by militants in Bandipora town on Friday. A police official said that militants hurled a grenade on forces comprising Police and Border Security Forces (BSF) […]

Traders, locals protest in Sumbal against delay in completion of footbridge

Traders, locals protest in Sumbal against delay in completion of footbridge

Sumbal: Scores of traders accompanied with locals in Sumbal division of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Monday staged a protest demonstration against authorities for delay in construction of the footbridge. The aggrieved shopkeepers who assembled near the footbridge site raised slogans against adminstration and demanded early completion of the bridge. President Traders Federation Sumbal, Nazir […]

Traders Federation Sumbal Sonawari hold oath ceremony

Sumbal: Traders Federation Sumbal Sonawari on Saturday held an oath ceremony for recently elected executive members of the Federation. The function of an oath ceremony was held at a Dak Bunglow Sumbal which was attended by majority of the shopkeepers, traders associated with the body. Renowned Trader from Sumbal Nazir Ahmad was elected as- President […]

Protest against power department at Sonawari

Sumbal: The residents of Sarie Dangerpora Sonawari on Tuesday held a protest against the Power Development Department (PDD) for failing to repair the transformer . Dozens of residents assembled on the road and blocked the Srinagar –Bandipora highway which affected the traffic for hours together to press for their demands . The protesters said that […]

Hajin residents stuck with potholed, water-logged roads

Hajin residents stuck with potholed, water-logged roads

Incomplete, badly executed drainage project main cause of mess Hajin: Come winter and Hajin town becomes a mess, with frequent water logging and dilapidated condition of roads causing huge inconvenience to the people. As per the locals, the nearly dysfunctional and incomplete drainage project in Hajin is causing the most trouble. The administration has failed […]

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