Five more cases test positive in J&K, toll mounts to 33

From fresh cases 2 from Sgr, 3 from Jammu, says Kansal

Five more cases test positive in J&K, toll mounts to 33

Srinagar: The Covid-19 positive cases have shown a sudden spurt in Kashmir with five more cases being reported from Jammu and Kashmir of which two are from Srinagar and three from Jammu taking the total number of positive cases in the Union Territory to 33 including the one who recovered and the one who passed […]

COVID-19 Scare: Break the chain hashtag trend picks up in Kashmir

‘V—R—S, I & U can do it, new slogan in Valley of unease’

COVID-19 Scare: Break the chain hashtag trend picks up in Kashmir

Srinagar: Days after a lady from Khanyar area of Srinagar tested positive for deadly novel coronavirus, social  media platforms especially Twitter was abuzz with ‘Break The Chain’ Hashtags with higher official including people using the same  to generate awareness and share necessary information. Today, the trend is everywhere on social media with I and U […]

COVID-19: Medical team that treated positive patient in home quarantine

COVID-19: Medical team that treated positive patient in home quarantine

Srinagar, Mar 25: The authorities in union territory of Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday advised strict home quarantine to all  medical teams including, doctors, paramedics staff and technicians from chest disease hospital who come in close contact with a patient having travel history of Andaman Nicobar. According to wire service an order for strict home quarantine […]

COVID-19: Where does protective gear used by Kashmir docs, para medics go?

There is no better option available with us than incineration of bio waste, says Nodal Officer Dr Qadri

COVID-19: Where does protective gear used by Kashmir docs, para medics go?

Srinagar : Despite the increasing scare of deadly novel coronavirus across the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities have not adopted any new mechanism for the disposing off protective gear including masks and gloves used to treat the suspects and positive cases across the valley. Talking exclusively to wire service Nodal officer for […]

Bizzare! North Kashmir hospitals has only 2 ventilators for 23 lakh people

Bizzare! North Kashmir hospitals has only 2 ventilators for 23 lakh people

Baramulla: Comprising of a population of over 23 lakhs the northern belt of Kashmir has only two ventilators in Kupwara while Baramulla and Bandipora have zero ventilators at all despite having a full-fledged government medical college in Baramulla the medical practitioners aren’t equipped with necessary equipment and gadgets amid the mounting fear of novel coronavirus […]

Pensioners to get pension home delivered

Pensioners to get pension home delivered

Baramulla: The authorities in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir have decided to home deliver the pension of pensioners entitled with India post and keep five of its units functional for the consumers across north Kashmir amid the outbreak of novel Corona-virus. According to an official said department will home deliver the pension and keep […]

Newspaper among 16 jobs declared emergency service in JK UT

Newspaper among 16 jobs declared emergency service in JK UT

Srinagar: Amid the ongoing restrictions across the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the government on Sunday issued a list of essentials services that can remain open during the curbs aimed to prevent the deadly Coronavirus from spreading. According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), a list of essential services was issued by government of Jammu […]

Two More Test Positive In Leh, Toll 10

Two More Test Positive In Leh, Toll 10

Leh: Authorities in union territory of Ladakh Friday said two more patients under quarantine period have tested positive for novel coronavirus taking total toll to 10 in the region. According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Medical Superintendent (MS) Sonam Norboo Memorial Hospital (SNM) Dr Tsering Samphel Dr Tsering Samphel  said positive reports of two […]

Air Travel In Ladakh UT Restricted

Air Travel In Ladakh UT Restricted

Ladakh: The authorities in union territory of Ladakh Friday have decided to restrict the air services in the region as precautionary measure in wake increasing scare of novel coronavirus. Restrictions on air travel in Ladakh were on Friday issued by Divisional Commissioner Saugat Biswas (IAS) vide order number, DIV Com (L)/UTL/2019-20/2411-25. An order issued in […]

Tangmarg youth arrested for fake claims of COVID-19 antidote

Tangmarg youth arrested for fake claims of COVID-19 antidote

Tangmarg, Mar 20: At a time when medical experts across the globe are striving hard to come up with an antidote for deadly novel coronavirus that has killed thousands and engulfed dozens of countries including Jammu and Kashmir a self-styled youth from Tangmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district was apprehended for fake claims of having […]