Baramulla villages lack cellular connectivity

Baramulla villages lack cellular connectivity

Baramulla: The resident of Watergam and Baharmpora villages of Baramulla complained of poor cellular connectivity in the area. Irshad Ahmed, a postgraduate student said that it is very unfortunate that when in almost every area network connectivity has been upgraded from 3g to 4g, their area still lacks basic cellular service. The residents appealed the […]

Laboratory bearers of education dept demand increase in promotion quota

Ganderbal: Laboratory bearer employees of education department Sunday pressed the state Government to increase the departmental promotion quota to 25% for them. A Laboratory bearer employee’s delegation told Kashmir Reader that Government has done injustice with the Lab Bearers and lab Assistants employess by reducing Departmental promotion Quota to 5% from 25%. The delegation said […]

JK Police hurting self-respect of own people: Rasheed

SRINAGAR: Condemning the raids by police at various places across valley, the AIP president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Sunday reiterated his appeal to J&K Police not to encourage an atmosphere that would put masses and the local cops against each other. The Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president was addressing public gatherings at Drusoo […]

Police warns of action against those spreading misinformation on social media

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir police has warned that action will be taken against all those who are spreading wrong information on social media. A police spokesperson on Sunday afternoon said, “It has come to notice that some unscrupulous elements are updating wrong information that internet services will be shut down in south Kashmir.” “The information […]

CUK campus will come up in Ganderbal only: govt

JAMMU: Assuring that Central University Kashmir (CUK) will be set up in the central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that there have been some difficulties in the construction university at the present site in the district. Following the communication from Minister of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the University has been asked […]

SDMA issues avalanche warning

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir state disaster management authority on Sunday issued low danger avalanche warning. A spokesperson said : “On the basis of information received from SASE, Low danger avalanche warning has been issued for Baramulla, Gulmarg, Furkian-Z Gali and Kupwara-Chowkibal-Tangdhar, Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar Udhampur, Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Kupwara,Bandipora, Ganderbal Kargil and […]

CM lays foundation of developmental projects in south Kashmir

Anantnag: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, who was on a day’s visit to the area, laid the foundation of some key developmental projects here on Sunday, a spokesperson said. He said that Chief Minister laid the foundation of famous Brazloo bridge which would come up at a cost of Rs. 28.64 crore and is expected to […]

Budgam shortlisted for cashless economy award

BUDGAM: District Budgam has been shortlisted for Prime Minister’s excellence award in public administration for taking lead in the State for promoting the cashless economy. A spokesperson said that so far, under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Harun Malik, digital payments facility has been installed at 670 places across the district. The venues include […]

Sadhna top, Phirkiyan, Z-Gali reopens for traffic

Srinagar: The Sadhna top, Phirkiyan and Z-Gali, connecting dozens of village, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), besides, Keran, Karnah and Tangdhar reopened again after remaining closed for about a week due to snowfall last week while the road connecting Bandipora with border town of Gurez remained shut. The Sadhna top, which links […]

Govt to prepare fresh list of houseless people: Abdul Haq

JAMMU: Minister for Rural Development Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq Khan Sunday said that the government will prepare a fresh list of people who do not own a house so that their case can be recommended to the Government of India for Prime Minister’s Awas Yojna (PMAY)-Housing for All Scheme. A spokesperson said […]