Yateem Foundation taking care of quarantined persons in Kulgam  

Srinagar: J&K Yateem Foundation (JKYF) Kulgam Unit in collaboration with District Administration Kulgam is taking care of more than two dozen persons, mostly students, quarantined at JKYF’s orphanage, Baitul Hilal, in the district. The volunteers and the staff members of JKYF are attending to the requirements of the quarantined persons. Volunteers and JKYF employees serve […]

Nearly 147 people with travel history identified in Pampore, shifted to quarantine centres

Nearly 147 people with travel history identified in Pampore, shifted to quarantine centres

Pampore: Nearly 147 people in Pampore, who hid their travel history to Coronavirus affected countries, have been identified and shifted to quarantine facilities, officials said on Friday. They told Kashmir Reader that surveillance teams, which have been constituted for tracing people with a travel history and their contacts, visited different areas of Pampore including Kakapora […]

IAS officer booked in Kerala for violating quarantine

Kollam: A young IAS officer in Kerala has been booked by police after he left the state violating instructions to remain under home quarantine following his recent return from honeymoon abroad, officials said on Friday. An FIR has been registered against Kollam sub-collector Anupam Mishra, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, based on a report from the […]

Mosques in Pulwama declared quarantine facilities

Mosques in Pulwama declared quarantine facilities

Srinagar: District Magistrate Pulwama on Thursday declared several mosques in the district as quarantine facilities. An order issued by DC Pulwama Raghav Langar said “People of Tableegi Jamaat are travelling from various areas to district Pulwama due to which there is every apprehension of spread of COVID-19 infection in the area.” It said that mostly, […]

Govt official prosecuted for denying equipment to quarantine facility in JK

Srinagar:Prosecution proceedings have been initiated against the Principal of the Degree College at Tral in Pulwama district  for violating the district administration’s orders and not providing the requisite equipment for newly established quarantine facilities, an official said Thursday. “Prosecution proceedings have been initiated against Principal, Degree College, Tral for violating orders of district administration and […]

Army starts process to set up quarantine centres in each station for its personnel

New Delhi: The Indian Army has started the process of identifying additional infrastructure for setting up quarantine centres in each station for its personnel to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak, senior officials said on Thursday. The Army is also preparing a plan to “sidestep” medical personnel from lesser virus-affected areas to those severely affected by […]

353 people under surveillance in Baramulla, 40 in quarantine

353 people under surveillance in Baramulla, 40 in quarantine

BARAMULLA: Over 353 people are under surveillance and 40 are in different quarantine centres in district Baramulla to contain deadly Covid-19 virus. Official sources in Health department said that 353 people who came from outside the state or from other countries are under surveillance in which 40 people are in different quarantine centres setup by […]

Isolation, quarantine facilities on standby: Dulloo

Isolation, quarantine facilities on standby: Dulloo

JAMMU: The Government is drawing a comprehensive plan to deal with the Coronavirus pandemic by increasing the isolation and quarantine facilities across Jammu and Kashmir. The government has decided to close routine activities in identified hospitals and converting others into isolation and quarantine facilities to face any eventuality. The decision in this regard was taken […]