Srinagar-Leh highway set to open for traffic on Feb 28

Srinagar-Leh highway set to open for traffic on Feb 28

Sonamarg opens today for tourists SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir PK Pole on Wednesday convened a meeting of officers to review status of the Srinagar- Sonamarg-Gumri (SSG) road scheduled to be thrown open for civilian traffic from 28 February. On 28 February, the road is to be flagged off by the Lieutenant Governor of UT of […]

‘Mob’ kills leopard in south Kashmir

‘Mob’ kills leopard in south Kashmir

Shopian: A leopard was killed by locals of Pathan village in south Kashmir on Wednesday after it allegedly injured a person who was taking bath in a local stream. Officials from the wildlife department told Kashmir Reader that there was no report to the department about spotting of any wild animal in the area. They […]

Chief Justice inaugurates renovated Court Complex at Pampore

Chief Justice inaugurates renovated Court Complex at Pampore

PULWAMA: Chief Justice of Common High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Union Territories, Justice Pankaj Mithal accompanied by Judge Common High Court of J& K and Ladakh, Justice Ali Mohammed Magray today inaugurated renovated Munsif Court Complex at Pampore . Principal District and Sessions Judge Pulwama, Mohammad Ibrahim Wani, Deputy Commissioner, Pulwama, Dr. […]

Fake job racket busted in Baramulla

Fake job racket busted in Baramulla

BARAMULLA: Days after five people running a fake job in district Baramulla held by police, the Baramulla police on Wednesday said that they busted another fake job racket in Pattan area of district. Police said that police station Kreeri received a complaint from a resident of Tilgam village that a person of Watergam Kreeri gave […]

Unidentified body recovered from stream in Tengwani village Shopian

Unidentified body recovered from stream in Tengwani village Shopian

Shopian: An unidentified male dead body was found at Tengwani village of south Kashmir’s district Shopian Wednesday afternoon. The body was later retrieved by the police and taken to the morgue till it was identified. A local from the area said that a dead body was found in the local stream after which they informed […]

BHT diploma holders hold protest, demand revocation of order withdrawing announced posts

BHT diploma holders hold protest, demand revocation of order withdrawing announced posts

SRINAGAR: The unemployed youths who have completed their diploma in Basic Horticulture training (BHT) from the SKUAST University on Wednesday held a protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding the government to revoke the withdrawal order of 211 posts of horticulture Technicians Grade IV which was announced by them.. Scores of unemployed youths including boys and […]

500 Conifer plants planted at IER, Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A Plantation Drive was undertaken under Green J&K at Industrial Estate Rangreth (IER) Srinagar. The main function of Plantation was conducted in the CAMPUS of National Institute of Fashion and Technology, Ministry of Textile Government of India during which 500 Conifer plants were planted in the campus. The event was organized by the Urban […]

294 committees framed under Forest Right Act in Budgam

BUDGAM: A meeting to discuss modalities and provisions about the Forest Rights Act was held today attended, among others, by DDC, Chairperson Budgam Mr. Nazir Ahmad Khan besides DDC and BDC members of the district. While speaking on the occasion, Nazir appealed to concerned authorities to ensure that every genuine person shall get his due […]

Police solves robbery case, 02 accused arrested

Srinagar: Police in Kulgam have solved a robbery case by arresting two accused persons involved in the commission of crime and recovered stolen cash from their possession. On 12/02/2021, Police Post Frisal received a complaint from one person namely Ghulam Mohd Dar resident of Chermarag Zainapora that he withdrew a cash amount of Rs 25000 […]

Anjuman Nusrat-ul-Islam commemorates 112th anniversary of Mirwaiz Rasool Shah (RA)

Srinagar: The 112th passing away anniversary of Jammu & Kashmir’s leading religious figure, spiritual leader and founder of Anjuman Mirwaiz Rasool Shah (RA) was observed with utmost devotion and reverence. While a grand function is could not be held in view of the closure of educational institutions run by Anjuman Nusrat-ul-Islam due to COVID-19 and […]