Kashmir needs testing kits, other equipment to fight COVID-19   

“Authorities need to gear up and make every possible attempt to make the testing kits, hand sanitizers, masks, ventilators and other equipment available so that the ones who get infected don’t die without even getting treated.”

Kashmir needs testing kits, other equipment to fight COVID-19   

Srinagar: A man from Hyderpora becoming the first victim of COVID-19 in Kashmir has brought to fore the reality that the virus may have already spread into the community. The big question is how to control it? Kashmir is in a complete lockdown mode and most of the people, who arrived from foreign countries are in […]

COVID-19: People Hiding Travel Histories Hitting Kashmir Hard

COVID-19: People Hiding Travel Histories Hitting Kashmir Hard

Srinagar: People hiding their travel histories is turning out to be a big challenge to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Kashmir. There are reports that authorities have traced more than 450 people who hid their travel history to the countries which were hit by the COVID-19 outbreak. An analyst while talking to Precious Kashmir […]

COVID 19 turns into time bomb, needs to be defused 

COVID 19 turns into time bomb, needs to be defused 

Srinagar: The COVID-19 threat may turn into a full blown crisis has sent alarm bells ringing across Jammu and Kashmir. The administration has announced that it would act tough against the violators of lockdown and it has already started booking the people, who are not following the directions. Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Chaudary […]

COVID-19: Admin In Firefighting Mode, People Need To Cooperate 

COVID-19: Admin In Firefighting Mode, People Need To Cooperate 

Srinagar: Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir are putting all efforts to prevent COVID-19 from spreading. Stern measures have been put in place to screen the people who are arriving in the summer capital from different places. The Srinagar administration has acquired three star hotels and the government accommodations where the people arriving in Srinagar are […]

Jammu-Srinagar Highway Nobody’s Baby? 

Jammu-Srinagar Highway Nobody’s Baby? 

Srinagar: The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway is again in the news for wrong reasons. Massive traffic snarls and mismanagement of traffic on the highway is making commuters suffer. On Thursday, hundreds of vehicle which had left from Jammu to Srinagar early in the morning remained stranded on the highway for hours together making commuters suffer. One […]

Can Kashmir Hospitals Fight COVID-19? 

Can Kashmir Hospitals Fight COVID-19? 

Srinagar: The detection of first Coronavirus (COVID-19) case in Srinagar city has sent the alarm bells ringing and panic button has been pressed. The administration has swung into action in Srinagar and Budgam districts, the public transport has been suspended and restrictions have been put in place to keep people confined within their homes. On […]

Mehbooba plays regional card to make a comeback

Mehbooba plays regional card to make a comeback

Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Dec 9: Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and the President of Peoples Democratic Party Mehbooba Mufti has triggered a row by demanding divisional status for Pir Panchal and Chenab Valley areas in Jammu region. Her assertion triggered a sharp reaction from the hardliners in Jammu. “Many people in the Jammu […]

Sajad enjoys Delhi’s backing, PDP, NC in tight spot

Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Nov 27: Governor Satya Pal Malik has tried to keep Centre away from the dissolution of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly by stating that Sajad Lone would have been the Chief Minister had he listened to New Delhi. “I didn’t ring up New Delhi to seek their suggestion as maybe they […]

‘Poison theory’ finds no takers in Kashmir

Srinagar, July 29: President of Peoples Democratic Party and the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti has acknowledged that allying with Bharatiya Janata Party was a mistake and it was like drinking a “cup of poison.” “After sharing power with BJP for more than three years Mehbooba is now claiming that entering […]

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