Shopian govt school in limbo

SHOPIAN: Government high school Ayend-Ravalpora Shopian was torched in 2017 by unknown persons and was shifted to high school, which according to parents and locals lack infrastructure and space to accommodate students. Locals said that the work on new school building was stopped last year due to unknown reasons. 90 students were clubbed with high […]

Coronavirus Scare MS GMC Baramulla urges people not to create panic

BARAMULLA: The Medical Superintendent (MS) associated hospital Government Medical College (GMC) Baramulla on Wednesday said that they have established several isolation rooms and wards in GMC Baramulla for any emergency and urged people not to create panic. In a press conference at GMC Baramulla, Dr Syeed Masood Ahmad appealed people to be alert and not […]

1 killed in road accident in Sopore

1 killed in road accident in Sopore

BARAMULLA: A man was killed in a road mishap in Sopore town of Baramulla district on Wednesday. According to reports, a youth was on his scooty when he was hit by a mini bus in Model Town Sopore Wednesday morning resulting in his on spot death. The deceased was identified as Rizwan Ahmad Dar, 18, […]

PHC Pampore holds awareness camp at railway station

PAMPORE: Primary Health Centre (PHC) Kakapora of Pampore on Wednesday held an awareness camp at a railway station here to raise awareness against spread of coronavirus. Medical Officer Public Health Centre (PHC) Kakapora Pulwama, Dr Mohammad Yousuf told Kashmir Reader that they have deputed a team of doctors and paramedics to the railway station to […]

After season of heavy snowfall, clearance of Mughal Road postponed

After season of heavy snowfall, clearance of Mughal Road postponed

Shopian: The snow clearance on Mughal Road, which connects Kashmir via Shopian with Poonch and Rajori districts in Jammu region, is likely to be started by the 25th of this month. Officials told Kashmir Reader that several feet of snow had accumulated on this road as the region last year received the heaviest snowfall in […]

Bandipora youth selected as member of ICJ

SRINAGAR: A law professional from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district has been selected as a member of the London based International Council of Jurists (ICJ). Irshad Ahmad Dar, 27, a law graduate hailing from Saderkoot Bala area of Bandipora district had applied for the membership of the ICJ, which claims to promote legal professionalism and work […]

No fresh traffic allowed on Jammu-Srinagar NH for second day

Banihal/Jammu: No fresh traffic was allowed on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway for the second day on Monday to facilitate clearance of stranded vehicles including trucks carrying essential commodities to Kashmir Valley, officials said. The highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with the rest of the country, has witnessed frequent disruptions over the past week […]

Driver killed, associate injured after truck touches power line in Sopore

BARAMULLA: A truck driver was killed while his associate injured after their truck came in contact with a high tension (HT) transmission line in a Sopore village on Monday morning. Sources said that a truck was on its way to Zaingir area and driver of a truck adopted another route to avoid the traffic jam, […]

K Cements employees demand pending salaries

PAMPORE: JK cements Employees Association on Monday held a protest demonstration in factory premises at Khrew demanding immediate release of their pending salary that has been withheld for more than one years and updating of CP fund. The aggrieved employees said that they being deprived of their salaries for fourteen months seeking immediate attention of […]

School partially damaged by fire in Pattan

BARAMULLA: A private school was partially damaged in Wanigam area of Pattan on Sunday evening. Sources said that fire broke out in Public High School Wanigam in Pattan area of Baramulla district on Sunday evening. The fire resulted in a portion of school was partially damaged. They said that local people living around the school […]