Locals fume as Hajin CHCs X-ray machine unrepaired for weeks

Locals fume as Hajin CHCs X-ray machine unrepaired for weeks

Hajin: With its lone X-ray machine defunct, the Community Health Centre (CHC) Hajin in North Kashmir’s Bandipora District is causing patients from several villages of this area discomfort and distress. Forced to travel to Sumbal or Bandipora for the facility, the, The majority of those in the area in need of an X-ray scan get […]

Police detain school principal, appeal to people for peace

Police detain school principal, appeal to people for peace

Bandipora: Appealing to people to not indulge in violence and assuring “fool-proof investigation” into the rape of the three-year-old Sumbal girl, the police on Monday said they had detained the school principal who had issued a certificate showing the age of the rape accused as a minor. A photo of the school certificate had gone […]

Saderkoot massacre accused arrested after 23 years

Saderkoot massacre accused arrested after 23 years

Bandipora: The District and Sessions Judge Bandipora on Wednesday sent one of the accused in the Saderkoot Bala massacre case to judicial custody after he was produced by police before the court today. The accused was arrested on Tuesday after “evading arrest” for 23 years. Police said they had arrested the accused, Wali Mohammad, from […]

Soon after opening, ‘killer’ Gurez Road consumes two more lives

Soon after opening, ‘killer’ Gurez Road consumes two more lives

BANDIPORA: The “prone to accidents” Gurez Road in Bandipora consumed two more lives, one a child’s, on Saturday when a passenger cab rolled deep into the Nallah near Zed-Khushi. It is not so long since the 84-kilometre road was thrown open for traffic earlier this month, following the administration’s “arduous” efforts for the “earliest opening […]

Two including a minor dead, 9 others injured in Gurez road accident

Two including a minor dead, 9 others injured in Gurez road accident

Srinagar: Two persons have died while 9 others have suffered injuries, three of them critically, after a passenger vehicle on way to Gurez from Bandipora met an accident near Zadkhushi and rolled into a nallah. Officials said that a Tata Sumo bearing registration number JK01F-6330, met with an accident near Zadkhusi Gurez and rolled into […]

SHAME- Allegedly raped by father, Bandipora girl ‘ends life’

SHAME- Allegedly raped by father, Bandipora girl ‘ends life’

Bandipora: A girl allegedly raped by his father, repeatedly, over years, in Challiwan village of Bandipora district ended her life by consuming some poisonous substance at her home. A police statement issued here said that the girl was taken to hospital for medical treatment where she breathed her last, on Saturday. Her father has been […]