Publishing house donates 1,000 books to quarantine centres in Kashmir

Publishing house donates 1,000 books to quarantine centres in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: A reputed bookshop and publishing house in Srinagar has donated 1,000 books to various quarantine centres that have been setup in Kashmir due to coronavirus outbreak. Gulshan Books Kashmir said the books will help the people housed at the isolation centres make good use of their time. “We are utterly happy to have donated […]

Thakur advocates setting up single modernized quarantine centre in Kashmir, Jammu

Srinagar: Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) JK spokesman Altaf Thakur on Monday urged the Jammu and Kashmir administration led by Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandera Murmu to set up a “specialized single quarantine facility centre” in both regions of Kashmir and Jammu where suspects of Covid-19 can be quarantined. A statement said, Thakur said that Minister of […]

2727 persons under home quarantine

2727 persons under home quarantine

JAMMU: The government on Sunday informed that 3938 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been put under surveillance and, so far, only four cases have tested positive in Jammu and Kashmir. According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) 2727 persons have been kept under home quarantine while as 59 […]

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Srinagar Airport, City quarantine centers

Reviews preparedness; asks under quarantine persons to cooperate

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Srinagar Airport, City quarantine centers

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan Sunday visited Srinagar Airport to review the preparedness of the Divisional Administration to tackle the spread of COVID-19. After reaching the Airport terminal, the Advisor was passed through Health Screening desk where doctors tested him properly. Khan emphasized upon the concerned officers that same testing exercise should […]

18 quarantine centres established in Bandipora

BANDIPORA: The district administration Bandipora on Sunday established 18 quarantine centres for the citizens arriving from abroad or Coronavirus affected areas to prevent spread of the virus in district. Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Reyaz Ahmad Beigh, was designated as Nodal Officer to ensure adequate arrangements in these Quarantine Centres as per SOPs prescribed by Ministry of […]

Adequate quarantine arrangements made at identified centers: DC Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: Deputy Commissioner, Ganderbal, Shafqat Iqbal on Sunday visited identified Administrative Quarantine Centers of the district. The identified centers would be used for quarantine facilities for the citizens of the district arriving back from outside countries. During his visit, the DC inspects the facilities made available there including bedding, electricity, water, toilets and directed the […]

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 […]