Teenager dies in road accident in Kangan

Teenager dies in road accident in Kangan

Kangan: A teenager was killed in a road accident on Srinagar-Leh highway at wusan Kangan area on Tuesday evening. Officials said Sahil Farooq Khan (13) s/o Farooq Ahmad Khan of Bela wusan was critically injured after a passenger cab JK 16-2405 travelling from Kangan to Ganderbal skidded off from the road and hit him at […]

PDD seizes ‘illegal’ power appliances in Kangan

PDD seizes ‘illegal’ power appliances in Kangan

Kangan: Power Development Department (PDD) Kangan Friday conducted raids in Kangan area of Ganderbal and seized large number of power appliances including heaters and boilers from consumers. Officials said that a special team of PDD officials seized a large number of power appliances consumed illegally by the consumers and were putting extra load on transformers […]

FIRs withdrawn against 117 ‘stone pelters’ in Ganderbal

FIRs withdrawn against 117 ‘stone pelters’ in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: Police has withdrawn FIRs against 176 youth from Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district under the Amnesty scheme recently announced by the Chief Minister. A police statement said that District police Ganderbal organised a programme “New Beginning” (NAYA AAGAZ) in the Conference Hall of Mini Secretariat Ganderbal, chaired by of SSP Ganderbal Fayaz Ahmed Lone Police […]

Srinagar youth arrested, wanted to join Zakir Musa group: Police

Srinagar youth arrested, wanted to join Zakir Musa group: Police

Ganderbal: Ganderbal: Police on Tuesday arrested a youngster from Srinagar and claimed that he was planning to join the militant ranks. He was arrested from Ganderbal area. Without disclosing the name of the arrested youth, senior superintendent of Police Ganderbal, Fayaz Ahmad Lone, said in a press conference, that the Rainawari resident was arrested Tuesday […]

Traffic resumes on Srinagar-Leh road

Traffic resumes on Srinagar-Leh road

Ganderbal: Traffic on the 434-km-long national highway, linking the Ladakh region with Kashmir, was resumed on Thursday after remaining suspended for several hours due to fresh snowfall. A traffic police official told kashmir Reader traffic that traffic on the highway was suspended on Wednesday evening following fresh snowfall at Zojilla pass. “The road had become […]

Fake licenses racket busted in Ganderbal

Fake licenses racket busted in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: Police have arrested two fraudsters and recovered fake government documents in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Police said acting on specific information, SSP Ganderbal Fayaz Ahmad Lone constituted a team headed by ASP Ganderbal Fayaz Hussain and SHO Ganderbal DySP Akash Kohli raided a shop titled as Kaka studios at Tawheed chowk Ganderbal where fake […]

Residents block Sgr-Leh road against erratic power supply

Residents block Sgr-Leh road against erratic power supply

Ganderbal: Residents of three villages of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal Tuesday protested and blocked Srinagar-Leh road againsterratic power supply in the area. Reports said inhabitants of three villages -Manigam, Wayil, Gultibaghblocked the Srinagar-Leh road at Manigam crossing for almost two hours leading to heavy traffic jam. Chanting slogans against the officials of Power Development Department (PDD), […]

Attempt to loot JK Bank Manigam

Attempt to loot JK Bank Manigam

Kangan: Unknown persons attempted to loot a branch of Jammu Kashmir bank situated on Srinagar Leh highway at Dursuma Manigam in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, last night. Officials said that unknown burglars broke the padlocks of “gauze door “ of the main entrance of the bank building at Dursuma Manigam with the intention to loot […]

Hundreds participate in Milad procession

GUND: Hundreds of devotees on Friday participated in Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi procession with full religious here. The procession was organized by Intizamiya Commitee Hanfia Jamia Masjid Shareef Gund and Anjuman Raza e Mustafa s.a.w Gund Sonamarg after Friday prayers. The the procession started from Markazi Hanfia Jamia Masjid Gund ,Ganderbal led by Maulana Ajaz Ahmad Qadri and […]

Passenger Bus collides with Masjid, 6 injured in Kangan

Passenger Bus collides with Masjid, 6 injured in Kangan

Ganderabl: Six persons were injured after a speedy bus rammed into a mosque in Preng area of Kangan on Tuesday. Officials said that the driver of a passenger bus which was on its way to Srinagar from Kullan lost control and rammed into a local Masjid at Prang resulting in injuries to six persons. The […]