Soldier injured in Rajouri

Soldier injured in Rajouri

Jammu: An army soldier on Sunday got injured in an accidental mine blast on the Line of Control in Rajouri district, officials said. “A jawan reportedly with patrolling party inadvertently stepped over a mine, which exploded thus injuring to the soldier on the LoC in Rajouri,” police sources said. They said that the soldier has […]

Stray dogs on prowl in Sopore

Stray dogs on prowl in Sopore

Mohammad Younis Sopore: The increasing stray dog population is posing a serious threat to the human population in the Sopore and locals blamed authorities for failing to respond effectively. The areas where dogs are found in hundrends and pose a serious threat to humans include bus stand Sopore, new colony, Shalpora and Iqbal nagar. “No […]

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 […]

EJAC to apprise CM of plight of 6 terminated employees

SRINAGAR: A high level meeting of Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) was held in Jammu on Sunday which was presided over by its president and senior JCC leader Abdul Qayoom Wani. An official statement said the meeting discussed threadbare the issue of nine terminated employees during 2016 unrest and every leader showed his serious concern […]

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 […]