Woman electrocuted to death in Handwara

Woman electrocuted to death in Handwara

Handwara: A woman died due to electrocution in Tarathpora area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday. A police official said that Shareefa (45) wife of Manzoor Ahmad Lone received an electric shock when she came in contact with a live wire outside her home at Hurdona area of Tarathpora. Shareefa was immediately […]

Automobile showroom-cum-workshop comes up at Sheeri, Baramulla

Automobile showroom-cum-workshop comes up at Sheeri, Baramulla

BARAMULLA: An automobile showroom-cum-workshop was inaugurated here on Sunday in Sheeri area of Baramulla district on Srinagar-Muzafarabad national highway. MLA Baramulla, Javid Hasan Beigh inaugurated the workshop ‘Narvaw Automobiles’ in presence of members of traders federation, Sheeri and a large number of people. Owners Bashir Ahmad Bhat and sons on the occasion promised that they […]

Mehbooba visits murdered girl’s family in Uri

Mehbooba visits murdered girl’s family in Uri

BARAMULLA: Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti Saturday visited Uri and met the mother and family members of Uri minor girl who was raped and murdered, allegedly by her step-mother, step-brother and three others. Mehbooba was accompanied by Syed Altaf Bukhari, Raja Ajaz Ali Khan and reached the Lari village in Boniyar area of Uri […]

Rafiabad villagers protest against water scarcity

Rafiabad villagers protest against water scarcity

Baramulla: Residents of Marazigund area of Rafiabad in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday morning protested against shortage of drinking water in their area. Scores of people including women blocked Watergam Sopore road for hours to protest the water shortage from two weeks. Raising slogans against the government, protestors accused Public Health Engineering (PHE) department […]

Awareness program held on Measles-Rubella vaccination in Baramulla

Baramulla: A day long awareness program on Measles-Rubella vaccination was held at Sheeri in Baramulla by the Health department on Friday. A large number of locals, students, Asha and Aaganwari workers besides prominent citizens participated in the program. The vaccination program was conducted in connection with the centrally sponsored campaign which aims at eradication of […]

Water crises hits Handwara village

Water crises hits Handwara village

Handwara: The people of Khanabal area of Handwara in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday staged a protest against shortage of drinking water in their area. Scores of people including women and men, children blocked Baramulla- Handwara road against the water shortage in their locality. The protesters raised slogans against the government and the Public […]

North Kashmir: Khanabal residents protest water scarcity

Handwara: Scores of residents of Khanabal area on Thursday staged a protest against non-availability of clean drinking water. Scores of men, women and children hit the streets and staged a demonstration against the alleged failure of Public Health Engineering (PHE) department to provide clean drinking water to the villagers, witnesses told Kashmir Reader. Angry protesters […]

CASO on in Baramulla forest to hunt ‘group of militants’

CASO on in Baramulla forest to hunt ‘group of militants’

Baramulla: Government forces including army and police started a massive search operation in Narvaw forests of Baramulla district on Wednesday. Official sources said that army’s 52 RR, 46 RR, paramilitary CRPF and SOG of police cordoned off the forest area along Taripora village and began a massive search operation following information of the presence of […]

Rafiabad residents protest against water scarcity

Rafiabad residents protest against water scarcity

Baramulla: Residents of several villages of Rafiabad here on Wednesday stated a protest against the non-availability of clean drinking water. The residents of Makhipora Bala, Dangiwachi and other villages this morning hit the streets and staged a demonstration against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) Department against the scarcity of clean drinking water in the villages, […]

Protest in north Kashmir’s Rafiabad against water scarcity

Baramulla: Residents of several villages of Rafiabad here on Wednesday stated a protest against the non-availability of clean drinking water. The residents of Makhipora Bala, Dangiwachi and other villages this morning hit the streets and staged a demonstration against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) Department over the scarcity of clean drinking water in the villages, […]