Police arrests drug peddler in Anantnag, psychotropic substance recovered

SRINAGAR: Police has arrested a drug peddler in Anantnag and recovered psychotropic substances from his possession. Officers at a checkpoint established at Mattan Chowk intercepted a person identified as Tawseef Ahmad Lone, resident of Lalipora Malpora. During checking, officers were able to recover 10 strips of banned drugs from his possession. On his disclosure, 500 […]

CUK’s SLS holds workshop on ‘Traffic management in Kashmir’

Ganderbal: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir Tuesday called for an effective management of traffic in the Srinagar city and peripheries, in order to minimize the road accidents and cut the travelling time of commuters. “The commuters, both travelling in public and private vehicles, are facing huge difficulties to […]

ADGP Traffic Namgyal inaugurated ‘Vehicles Release Section’ at Jammu

Jammu: ADGP Traffic J&K T.Namgyal IPS Inaugurated “Vehicles Release Section” for General Public in Traffic Police Lines Jammu. The Lounge also contains all the Traffic related awareness posters and slogans so the people get awareness about Traffic Rules while sitting in “Vehicle Release section”. ADGP Traffic also took the brief Meeting of All Officers/DTI’s of […]

NIT Srinagar hosts a virtual extempore competition for students

We are virtually connected to students, will not compromise on their academics: Director NIT Srinagar: To boost the students with positivity, the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar Tuesday organized a virtual extempore competition titled “Just A Minute” in which dozens of students participated. The event was hosted virtually by the Institution of Engineering and […]

UN rights chief fears Myanmar heading towards ‘fullblown conflict’

GENEVA: The UN rights chief warned Tuesday of possible crimes against humanity in Myanmar, and said it seemed to be heading towards a massive conflict like the one ravaging Syria. “I fear the situation in Myanmar is heading towards a full-blown conflict. States must not allow the deadly mistakes of the past in Syria and […]

HAS demands release of Grant-in-Aid to literary bodies

Hajin: After the election of a new body of office bearers and selection of a new team of executives of Halq e Adab Sonawari, the maiden meeting of the working committee of Halq e Adab Sonawari was held at HAS office here. A resolution was passed wherein members appealed to the UT Government to release […]

KU hands over job letters to 6 TASL selectees

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Centre for Career Planning and Counselling (CCPC) has handed over job letters to six engineering students from the varsity’s Institute of Technology, Zakura. The students were earlier selected by the Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL), a fully-owned subsidiary of Tata Sons—a holding company for the Tata Group—during a campus recruitment drive organised […]

HF Foundation along with JK Sheikh ul Alam Yateen Khana Srinagar hold painting competition

SRINAGAR: A one day painting workshop organized by HF Foundation in collaboration with J&K Sheikh ul Alam Yateen Khana at Srinagar. Around thirty children participated in the event with different age groups. The children came up with their talent and surprised everyone present on the occasion with paintings. The children highlighted many current hot topics […]

Status of Covid-19 control measures, vaccination reviewed at Gbl

GANDERBAL: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ganderbal, Krittika Jyotsna today chaired a meeting to review the Covid-19 control measures, vaccination status, testing and enforcement of SoPs in the district. During the meeting, the DC sought details about the progress of Covid vaccination drive, facilities at CVCs, availability of vaccination vials, status of manpower, testing and enforcement […]

Resurgence of COVID-19: Two PHC’s converted into Covid Care hospitals in Pampore block: BMO Pampore

PAMPORE: Amidst a surge in cases of COVID-19 in Pampore health block area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, authorities have converted two Primary Health Centres into COVID Care hospitals. Block Medical Officer Pampore, Dr Gulzar Ahmad, told Kashmir Reader that they have prepared Primary Health Centre Samboora and Primary Health Centre Nehama into COVID Care […]