Child’s body floats to Gurez from Gilgit-Baltistan, family appeals on social media for return

Child’s body floats to Gurez from Gilgit-Baltistan, family appeals on social media for return

Bandipora: A 7-year-old child’s dead body, said to have floated downstream from a village in Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK), is lying in a Gurez hospital in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. The body of the child was recovered in Achoora village close to the Line of Control in Gurez valley in Bandipora district on […]

Elderly man ‘betrayed’ by job promise in lieu of land

Elderly man ‘betrayed’ by job promise in lieu of land

SARINDER, BANDIPORA: Jamal-ud-Din Meelu, almost fifty years of age, is feeling betrayed over the promise made to him by the administration to offer him a job in the land he gave for the construction of a dispensary in the uphill Sarinder village of Bandipora district four years ago. Despite the construction being completed, Meelu is […]

12 years on, Bandipora hospital misses another deadline

12 years on, Bandipora hospital misses another deadline

Bandipora: Twelve years after it was sanctioned, and nine years into construction, the building for district hospital Bandipora has missed another deadline set by the authorities. The hospital was sanctioned in 2007 with J&K Housing Board selected as the executing agency for construction. The work started in 2010, and the earliest deadline was set for […]

Two women dead after tree falls on residential house in Bandipora village

Two women dead after tree falls on residential house in Bandipora village

Srinagar: Two women died after a tree fell on a residential house at uphill village of Chandaji in northern Kashmir’s Bandipora district. The incident according to officials occurred in the night during incessant rains and thunder storm.    Officials identified the deceased as Shareefa Begum and Mubeena Bano, both residents of Chandaji village. Meanwhile many […]

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