Delina residents cry for power

Delina residents cry for power

Baramulla: Scores of people in Delina village of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday staged protest demonstration against the erratic power supply in the area. The protesters including women and children blocked the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road for hours and stopped the traffic movement for several hours. However, despite blocking the traffic movement, no official from the […]

Govt land occupied at Pattan, SDM assures action

Govt land occupied at Pattan, SDM assures action

Baramulla: A land dispute has erupted in north Kashmir’s Pattan area after several local residents occupied half a kanal plot belonging to the government during the months of unrest in the Valley. Even as the locals filed a complaint against the usurpers, the government department did not initiate any action. Locals said that half a […]

Missing man found dead

Missing man found dead

Baramulla: Police has recovered body of a 65-year-old man in Rafiabad Baramulla. Police sources said the body of Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Bhat, son of Abdul Jabar Bhat of Saripara Rafiabad was found in an orchard in Matipora area of Rohama in Rafiabad, some five kilometers away from his home on Friday morning after local residents informed […]

Snow cleared from roads in Tangmarg

Snow cleared from roads in Tangmarg

Baramulla: Most of the roads in Tangmarg division have been cleared of snow, officials of Roads and Buildings (R&B) said hereThursday. Executive Engineer, R&B Tangmarg, Bashir Ahmad told media persons that they have cleared more than 95 percent roads of snow in their division and added that the remaining five percent would be cleared within […]

Journalist bereaved

Journalist bereaved

Baramulla: Mother of journalist Raja Akber passed away on Wednesday evening at SKIMS after brief illness, family members said. She was laid to rest Thursday morning at the family’s ancestral graveyard in Adora Qalamabad Handwara where hundreds of people including journalists from nearby areas also participated. Her Rasm-e-Chahrum will be observed at their residence on […]

Damaged optical cable excommunicates north Kashmir

Damaged optical cable excommunicates north Kashmir

Baramulla/ Sopore: The mobile telephony of the state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam limited (BSNL) has gone defunct in north Kashmir region causing immense hardships to the local population. Sources said the optical fiber cable developed a snag in Pattan area disrupting mobile and landline telephony in Baramulla, Sopore, Handwara, Kupwara, Uri, Narvaw and adjourning areas. The […]

10 days on, Uri villages still cut off by snow

10 days on, Uri villages still cut off by snow

Baramulla: More than a dozen villages of border town Uri in district Baramulla are still cut off from main town Uri and the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad Highway because of uncleared snow. Residents complained that for the last 10 days several villages like Churanda, Soura, Hathlanga, Lachipora, Manyan, Zamboorpatten, Gawalta, Bandi, Trikanjan, Baden, Chotali, Banali have been cut […]

DC Baramulla interacts with media persons

DC Baramulla interacts with media persons

Baramulla:  In order to ensure effective coordination between the administration and the media in north Kashmir’s Baramulla, a meeting was held between media persons and deputy commissioner Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash. During a general interactive session, the media persons highlighted various issues relating to basic amenities of the people. The media fraternity put forth their […]

Hajibal village cut off due to snowfall

Hajibal village cut off due to snowfall

Baramulla: Residents of Hajibal in Baramulla district have complained of hardships as the village remains cut off for the last six days because of heavy snowfall. Residents of the village located 14 km from Baramulla town said the area received around six feet of snow, and the lone road connecting Hajibal to Baramulla town has […]

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