CB raids PDD employee for illegal appointments

Bandipora: Crime Branch Srinagar has raided the house of a junior employee of power development department in North Kashmir’s Bandipora District for making scores of illegal appointments and mutating records in lieu of money. The Crime Branch officials identified one Mushtaq Ahmad Malik resident of Arahagam Bandipora, who was working on a clerical post at […]

PDP’s Bandipora MLC decries ‘two-family’ system in Kashmir politics

PDP’s Bandipora MLC decries ‘two-family’ system in Kashmir politics

Bandipora: With growing apprehensions of several PDP legislators joining the BJP to form a fresh government, the party’s Member of Legislative Council (MLC) Yasir Reshi, from Bandipora’s Sonawri constituency, revolted on Friday against the “two-party system” in Kashmir that had put “Kashmir through anarchy due to challenges arising from governance, law and order, and most […]

Officials protecting teacher accused of harassment, alleges victim

Officials protecting teacher accused of harassment, alleges victim

Bandipora: A female teacher alleging “patriarchal harassment” by a male colleague has alleged that officials were patronizing the accused teacher instead of punishing him. The female teacher posted at GMS Turkpora in Bandipora district had complained about harassment by a male colleague last year and sought punishment for him. Since then she has knocked many […]

Family’s homecoming turns tragic, all die in accident

Family’s homecoming turns tragic, all die in accident

Bandipora: Heart wrenching scenes were witnessed at Bandipora district hospital on Sunday when four dead bodies of a single family, including two kids aged 9 and 7, their parents and driver were brought here. They all died in a road accident on their way to home near Tragbal area of Gurez after their vehicle rolled […]

Bandipora hospital greets patients with stink of bird droppings

Bandipora hospital greets patients with stink of bird droppings

Bandipora: Visitors to the district hospital at Bandipora have to cover their mouth while entering the hospital premises because of foul smell emanating from accumulated bird droppings, especially on rooftops. The bird droppings have made a mess everywhere in the hospital. The incessant rains over the last few days have added to the problem, making […]

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