Sanitization drive launched to clear Tosamaidan of unexploded shells

Sanitization drive launched to clear Tosamaidan of unexploded shells

Budgam: Weeks after a youth died and another lost his leg, when an littered shell exploded at Tosamaidan, the government has launched a fresh sanitisation drive to clear Tosamaidan of any littered shells. The move comes after public outcry over the loss of human life in the explosion. Sub-district Magistrate Beerwah Abdul Majeed Lone told […]

Live shell found in Khag

Live shell found in Khag

Budgam: An unexploded shell was found and defused in Khag area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Sunday, police said. The live unexploded mortar shell was recovered in Malik Mohalla in Khag area of the district, they said. A bomb disposal squad was sent to the spot, which destroyed the shell, an official said. ources […]

Central Kashmir: Kid among 3 injured in Khag accident

Budgam: Three people, including a kid on Thursday were injured in a road accident in Khag area of this central Kashmir district. A car (JK04D-2974) skidded off the road and plunged into a stream in Khag area here this afternoon, witnesses told Kashmir Reader. Three people, including a kid were injured in the accident. The […]

A week on, questions galore on Tangmarg forest guard’s killing

A week on, questions galore on Tangmarg forest guard’s killing

(ZANDPAL) TANGMARAG: A week after 39- year-old forest guard Tariq Ahmad Malik was killed by unknown gunmen at his home in Zandpal village, of Tangmarag, the picturesque village nestled among dense alpine forests is yet to come out of the shock and mourning. Tariq’s family is still receiving a stream of visitors, who come by […]

Intruder thrashes girl at Budgam school, arrested

Intruder thrashes girl at Budgam school, arrested

BUDGAM: A youth was arrested in Pakherpora area of Budgam district on Wednesday after he “thrashed” and tried to “molest” a girl student inside her school. The 20-year old youth Nazim Ahmad Dar, son of Manzoor Ahmad Dar of Pakherpora, Charar-i-Sharief was arrested by police shortly after he barged into Government Higher Secondary School Pakherpora […]

Youth arrested for assaulting school girl, attempting molestation

Budgam: Police today arrested a youth after he thrashed and tried to molest a girl student inside her school in Pakherpora area of this central Kashmir district. Nazim Ahmad Dar, son of Manzoor Ahmad Dar of Pakherpora, Charar-i-Sharief was arrested by police shortly after he barged into government higher secondary school Pakherpora here and thrashed […]

Militants attack NC leader’s house in central Kashmir’s Budgam

Budgam: Suspected militants attacked the residence of a senior National Conference (NC) leader in this central Kashmir district, police sources told Kashmir Reader today Suspected militants fired few gunshots at the house of former finance minister Rather in Badipora village here on Monday night before escaping from the spot, police sources told Kashmir Reader. However, […]