Quarantine facilities upgraded in Pampore , 100 more beds created at two places

PAMPORE: Authorities in Pampore have augmented quarantine facilities by identifying two more places for the purpose. Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi ud Din (KAS) told Kashmir Reader that a quarantine facility of 75 beds was created at Kong Posh Hospital at Frestabal Pampore and 25 bed capacity quarantine facility has been created at Darul Uloom Shahi […]

Quarantine centres established in Kupwara, ADDC designated as Nodal Officer

KUPWARA: District Magistrate Kupwara, Anshul Garg today designated Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC) as Nodal Officer for Quarantine Centres established in Kupwara district for the citizens arriving from abroad to prevent spread of Coronavirus in the district. The Nodal Officer has been directed to ensure adequate arrangements in these Quarantine Centres as per SOPs prescribed […]

South Kashmir villages yet to be sterilised amid corona threat

Div Com Kashmir assures drive to start soon

South Kashmir villages yet to be sterilised amid corona threat

Anantnag: While there has been some activity, vis-à-vis cleanliness and sanitization of public places in view of the COVID-19 outbreak in major towns of Kashmir valley, the rural areas have witnessed no such initiative taken by the government so far. People living in rural areas, particularly in the four districts of south Kashmir are worried […]

Use WhatsApp to treat patients online, DAK to doctors

Appeals government to restore 4G

Use WhatsApp to treat patients online, DAK to doctors

Srinagar: In view of COVID-19 scare, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Saturday requested doctors to volunteer for providing online consultations through WhatsApp so that people suffering from general ailments at home have a sign of relief. President DAK, Dr Suhail Naik appealed people to use online phone numbers of specialist doctors without any hesitation. “But it […]

70 students who returned from outside country quarantined at JKEDI Pampore

SDH Pampore suspends OPD services

70 students who returned from outside country quarantined at JKEDI Pampore

PAMPORE: Around 70 students who returned from Bangladesh, USA and other countries have been quarantined at JKEDI building here at saffron town Pampore. The authorities told Kashmir Reader that the students are under observation and they are monitoring them for any symptoms. “If any of them shows higher body temperature for two consecutive days, they […]

3.5 lakh employees ready to donate part of salary to strengthen Covid-19 fight

3.5 lakh employees ready to donate part of salary to strengthen Covid-19 fight

JAMMU: Darbar Move Employees Federation (DMEF) J&K Saturday convened an emergency meeting regarding Covid-19 fighting mechanism in place and appealed employee and general masses to observe Janta Curfew on March 22 (Sunday) to save human lives. Speaking on the occasion, President, DMEF, Ovais Wani said that 3.50 lakh employees of Jammu and Kashmir are ready […]

KTA advises trade fraternity to keep essentials available

Expresses concern our panic buying by people

Srinagar: President Kashmir Trade Alliance Aijaz Shahdhar has expressed deep concern over the panic buying of essential commodities by the people of the valley amid Covid-19 threat. It has appealed public to maintain clam and asked the traders fraternity to keep essentials available at reasonable prices especially vegetables ,chicken ,meat ,milk, groceries thereby doing its […]

LG tour Jammu city, asks for intensified sanitation

JAMMU: Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today conducted a whirlwind tour of Jammu city and adjoining areas to take stock of the present status of various ongoing projects. Reviewing the pace of work on several key developmental projects during his tour of the Jammu city, the Lt Governor impressed upon the officers to work in […]

Australian tourist, Nepali labourer sent back from Qazigund

KALEEM GEELANI ANANTNAG: Two foreigners who arrived in Kashmir valley on Friday were sent back from the screening facility at Lower Munda, Qazigund, even though they underwent proper screening and were found asymptomatic. They were not allowed to enter the valley following the directions of the J&K government, said a medical official posted at the […]

Avoid gatherings on marriages: Tehsildar Pampore

Pampore: Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi- ud-Din (KAS) has requested people of the town and adjoining villages to avoid mass gatherings on marriages in view of Corona Virus scare. He told Kashmir Reader that notices have already been sent to such families where marriages of their members are scheduled within next two weeks. “The families where […]