Pampore’s Khrunchoo village without potable water for last 3 years

Residents distressed, buy bottled water from shops

Pampore’s Khrunchoo village without potable water for last 3 years

PAMPORE: Water crisis for the last three years in Khranchoo village in south Kashmir’s Pampore has outraged residents who say that they have raised this issue with local authorities, but no action was taken to address their woes. Residents told Kashmir Reader that they are supplied water from a reservoir located in Deva Mohalla. “The […]

NC voices concern over shortage of essentials, urges govt to protect poor class

NC voices concern over shortage of essentials, urges govt to protect poor class

Srinagar: National Conference on Tuesday expressed concern over the shortage of essential items across Kashmir while urging the government to adopt measures to protect poor class and most vulnerable as well as sustain the supply chain. Party’s spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar in a statement said, “One cannot have a knee-jerk reaction to such catastrophes without […]

KCSDS’ message to people on how to deal with lockdown, fight against virus

KCSDS’ message to people on how to deal with lockdown, fight against virus

Srinagar: Kashmir Centre for Social and Development Studies (KCSDS) on Tuesday underlined a strategy on how to coup up with the difficult situation erupted as an outcome of a prolonged Covid-19 lockdown. The statement said, “KCSDS makes an earnest appeal to people to help their poorer neighbours in their localities and each well to do […]

Edu dept’s decision to donate salary to mitigation fund hailed by Lectures’ Association

Srinagar: J & K +2 PSC Lecturers’ Association on Tuesday hailed the decision of School Education Department where all the gazetted teachers of the department have been asked to donate 2-day’s salary and non-gazetted teachers one-day salary to Covid-19 mitigation Fund. The Association in a statement said that it had already proposed and made its […]

Jamiat-e-Ahlihadees gives essentials to quarantine centres

Jamiat-e-Ahlihadees gives essentials to quarantine centres

PAMPORA: Jamiat-e-Ahlihadees on Monday distributed essentials to quarantine centres in south Kashmir’s Pampore and Awantipora besides giving 500 masks. “We donated over 20 quintals of rice, vegetables and other essentials to Tehsildar Awantipora for quarantine centres,” Jamiat-e-Ahlihadees said. “Jamiat-e -Ahlihadees has always offered its services for the welfare of mankind. Around 177 people have been […]

Youth hangs self at friend’s home in Beerwah

BUDGAM: A youth from Beerwah area in central Kashmir Budgam district has reportedly hanged himself at his friends home on Monday evening. The deceased has been identified Ishfaq Ahmad Khan, resident Lachmanpora Beerwah. Deputy Superintendent of Police Magam, Showkat Ahmad told Kashmir Reader that the incident took place on Monday evening at Drang Lassipora in […]

Army holds awareness camp

Srinagar: Army on Tuesday said it held awareness camps at various places across Kashmir to contain the outbreak of Covid-19. “These measures included spreading awareness by public announcements, speaking to individuals from safe distance, distribution of pamphlets and pasting posters in public places and important population centres. The Army teams have relentlessly been working to […]

Militant hideout busted in Kupwara, arms recovered: Police

Baramulla: Police on Tuesday claimed that they have busted a militant hideout along the line of control in Kupwara and recovered large quantity of arms and ammunition. Sources in the police said that after receiving an information, army’s 6RR, and police busted a militant hideout in Keran sector along the LoC on Tuesday morning. They […]

Man injured in Kulgam militant attack succumbs to injuries

Srinagar: A man, who was injured in a militant attack in Kulgam district r on March 21, succumbed to injuries at a hospital here on Tuesday, police said. Waseem Ahmad (25), resident of Turigam Yaripora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, was shot at and injured by militants, a police official said. He said Ahmad […]

50 arrested in Kashmir for lockdown violations

50 arrested in Kashmir for lockdown violations

Srinagar: 50 persons were arrested and scores of vehicles were seized across Kashmir on Monday for violating restriction orders, police said. These arrests were made in Handwara, Sopore, Awantipora and Srinagar. “Handwara Police in its efforts to ensure complete lockdown booked 30 persons for violating prohibitory orders in the jurisdiction of PS Handwara and Vilgam,” […]