Footpaths dug up, evenings unlit: Boulevard losing former glory

Footpaths dug up, evenings unlit: Boulevard losing former glory

Sheikh Uzair SRINAGAR: Boulevard: ‘a wide road in a city, typically one lined with trees. This definition is an understatement when compared with the Boulevard Road of Srinagar – the scenic thoroughfare from Dal Gate to Nishat Garden. What sets Srinagar’s Boulevard apart from other, similarly named ones around the world is that it runs […]

HC seeks report on amendment in juvenile justice SRO

HC seeks report on amendment in juvenile justice SRO

Srinagar: The J&K High Court has sought report from the state government on its earlier directive of amendment in SRO 117 of 2018, regarding juvenile justice boards. Hearing a PIL on juvenile justice, the division bench of Acting Chief Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice M K Hanjura observed that for functioning of juveniles boards, it […]

Dangarpora suffering without electricity in Ramadhan

Dangarpora suffering without electricity in Ramadhan

Mohammad Imran Naikoo Baramulla: Residents of Dangarpora village, Narvav, are suffering immensely without electricity during this holy month of Ramadan. Locals told Kashmir Reader that they are facing great hardships in this holy month of Ramadan because the village has had no electricity for the last 10 days. According to locals, the village has around […]

6 years on Mazbugh Bridge incomplete

6 years on Mazbugh Bridge incomplete

Shah Tawqeer ul Islam Sopore: Residents of Mazbugh and adjoining villages in Rafiabad are annoyed over the delay in completion of a vital bridge across Pohru Nallah that connects a large area with Sopore’s fruit mandi. The bridge connects villages like Ladoora, Achbal, Dobagh, Asafa colony in Rafiabad with the fruit mandi. An old bridge […]

Ban on beggars: Police launches massive drive, arrests dozens

Ban on beggars: Police launches massive drive, arrests dozens

JUNAID RATHER Srinagar: A day after the District Magistrate (DM) Srinagar, Syed Abid Rasheed Shah directed police to arrest those persons who will be found soliciting alms in public, religious places, the authorities on Thursday launched a massive drive against the beggars especially non-locals and arrested dozens of non-local beggars. The drive was launched in […]

Efforts on to ensure uninterrupted power supply: Power min

Efforts on to ensure uninterrupted power supply: Power min

SRINAGAR: The Minister for Power Sunil Sharma has said that the government is committed to augment the power infra by way of ensuring effective implementation of various programmes in transmission and distribution sector so that the Prime Ministers initiative of providing uninterrupted power supply to the people of the state is fulfilled. The Minister was […]

Frequent power cuts irks Shopian residents

Frequent power cuts irks Shopian residents

Shopian: Puncturing the tall claims of the government of providing regular power supply in the holy month of Ramdhan, residents of Shopian complained that PDD officials are resorting to frequent power cuts in the area. Residents of different areas of Shopian contacted Kashmir Reader and said that they were facing huge problems due to frequent […]

ARTO Sopore held hostage by driving license touts

ARTO Sopore held hostage by driving license touts

BARAMULLA: ARTO Sopore was forced to left the driving test ground after some goons attacked him and other official team on Thursday. Sources said that ARTO Sopore was scheduled to take the driving test on Thursday at their Tulbal test ground in outskirts of Sopore town however some miscreants who already took money from some […]

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