LG discusses steps taken to tackle Covid surge

LG discusses steps taken to tackle Covid surge

JAMMU/NEW DELHI: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha today reviewed COVID-19 situation with the members of Covid Task Force, DCs & SPs and discussed the various steps being undertaken across Jammu and Kashmir to tackle the surge. At the outset, the Deputy Commissioners briefed the Lt Governor about the covid situation, status of vaccination, implementation of Covid […]

No prayers allowed for 25th Friday at Srinagar Jamia Masjid: Anjuman

No prayers allowed for 25th Friday at Srinagar Jamia Masjid: Anjuman

Srinagar: For the 25th consecutive Friday, authorities did not allow people to perform Friday prayers at Jama Masjid Srinagar. “By doing so, the administration continues to hurt the religious sentiments of Muslims and denying them their fundamental right to practice religion which is reprehensible,” Anjuman Auqaf Jama Masjid Srinagar said in a statement. It said […]

Kashmir to face power cuts as landslides damages Samba-Amargarh tower

Kashmir to face power cuts as landslides damages Samba-Amargarh tower

Srinagar: Kashmir Power Development Corporation has said that Kashmir is likely to witness additional curtailment in power for at least two week as the transmission tower of Samba-Amargarh line has been damaged due to a landslide. A circular issued by Chief Engineer Distribution KPDCL said that due to landslides at Thanamandi Rajouri a tower of […]

Govt to acquire 272 more kanals of land for AIIMS Awantipora

Govt to acquire 272 more kanals of land for AIIMS Awantipora

Srinagar: The Jammu & Kashmir government is acquiring additional 272 kanal (34 acre) of land for establishment of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The J&K Government’s Revenue department has notified that the land is being acquired for public purpose i.e. establishment of AIIMS. “….. It […]

Man from Anantnag arrested for online campaign against students: Police

Man from Anantnag arrested for online campaign against students: Police

Srinagar: Police on Friday said that one Iftikhar Ahmad Dar from Anantnag was arrested for carrying “scandalous online campaign against Kashmiri students studying outside, causing anguish to students and parents.” In a tweet, police said that a case (FIR No. 23/2022) at police station Anantnag stands registered under relevant sections of law. KR Desk

DC Kupwara visits SDH Kupwara, inspects Covid Control Room, Triage

DC Kupwara visits SDH Kupwara, inspects Covid Control Room, Triage

KUPWARA: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Kupwara, Imam Din today visited Sub District Hospital (SDH) Kupwara and inspected Covid Control Room and other measures taken by the hospital administration to tackle the latest wave of Covid-19 in the district. During the visit, the DC inspected Covid Control Room established in the hospital and took stock of […]

NC MPs condemn attack on Kashmiri students in Punjab

NC MPs condemn attack on Kashmiri students in Punjab

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Friday condemned the vicious attack on Kashmiri Students by a mob in Mohali, Punjab and demanded stern action against the culprits besides ensuring safety of Kashmiri students studying across the country including Punjab. In a joint statement, the party MPs Muhammad Akbar Lone and Hasnain Masoodi said […]

JKPCC team seizes 2 vehicles loaded with 432 KG banned Polythene

JAMMU: J&K Pollution Control Committee today seized two vehicles and 432 KG of banned polythene carry bags of below 75 microns. A team of J&K Pollution Control Committee headed by Divisional Officer, JKPCC Jammu South seized a Scooty (Honda Activa-125) carrying banned polythene carry bags weighing (Approx.) 12 KG, In another major crackdown a Mahindra […]

GDC Sunderbani hosts ‘book review’ competition to promote book reading

JAMMU: To attract students towards the books and inculcate reading habits in them, the library department of Government Degree College, Sunderbani today organised an online inter college “book review” competition of the book “A Train to Pakistan”. The ‘book review’ competition was organised as part of a series of such competitions to be organised during […]

Police arrests a drug peddler in Pulwama, Contraband recovered

SRINAGAR: Police have arrested a drug peddler in Pulwama and recovered contraband substance from his possession. On a specific input, a Police Party from Police Station Litter conducted a raid at specific location in village Naina Batapora area of Pulwama. During search 13Kgs of Poppy Straw was recovered from the residential house of Tanveer Ahamd […]

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