India Reports 50 Fresh Cases, Toll Climbs To 223

India Reports 50 Fresh Cases, Toll Climbs To 223

New Delhi: India reported 50 fresh cases of COVID-19, highest in a day, taking the tally to 223 on Friday, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed with chief ministers ways and preparedness of the states to check and prevent the spread of coronavirus, which has claimed more than 10,000 lives globally. A spike in numbers […]

Altaf Thakur urges admin to screen non-locals who entered in Valley

Altaf Thakur urges admin to screen non-locals who entered in Valley

Srinagar: Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) J&K spokesman Altaf Thakur Friday hailed the efforts of Srinagar Municpal Corporation and doctors, paramedics working in SKIMS, SMHS and other peripheral hospitals in fighting Coronavirus by providing treatment to the positive cases and suspects of Coronavirus. He said that there are no words to explain the bravery of these […]

Dr Farooq calls for joint efforts to combat COVID-19 threat in J&K

Says situation is unprecedented, requires a strong response from Govt

Dr Farooq calls for joint efforts to combat COVID-19 threat in J&K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference party president and Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr Farooq Abdullah on Friday urged the Ulemas and community leaders to lend support to the efforts of government to help contain the COVID-19 threat in J&K. While advising the people to follow the government advisories, party president solicited joint efforts […]

Hurriyat (M) demands restoration of 4G services, immediate release of prisoners

Ban entry of non-locals into Kashmir

Hurriyat (M) demands restoration of 4G services, immediate release of prisoners

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) Friday expressed serious concern over the alarming situation arising out of coronavirus across the world. It appealed to the people of Jammu and Kashmir to strictly follow the preventive measures and guidelines as suggested by medical experts and concerned agencies, so that precious human lives are saved and the deadly disease […]

Adequate stock available, no need to panic: Div Com

Adequate stock available, no need to panic: Div Com

Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, P K Pole Friday said that there is no need to panic as sufficient stock of petrol, diesel and other essentials is available. Talking to KNO, Pole said people must not pay heed to the rumours as there is sufficient stock of essentials available at present. He further added that there […]

Covid-19: 3330 persons under observation in J&K

Covid-19: 3330 persons under observation in J&K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday said that 3330 travelers and persons are under surveillance in the Union Territory while as 43 people were admitted in different hospitals across Kashmir. According to KNO, Nodal officer for coronavirus in Kashmir valley Dr S M Qadri so far 43 patients with symptoms of coronavirus were received […]

Janta Curfew This Sunday, Don’t Step Out, PM Modi Urges People

Janta Curfew This Sunday, Don’t Step Out, PM Modi Urges People

New Delhi: In wake of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, which has also affected India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged the people of the country to opt for a ‘Janata Curfew’ on Sunday from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. In a special address to the nation, Modi said: “Today I am requesting the […]

Centre orders ‘Adaptation of Central Laws’ in UT of Jammu and Kashmir

37 Acts, including representation of people act Central Forest Act come into force with immediate effect

Centre orders ‘Adaptation of Central Laws’ in UT of Jammu and Kashmir

JAMMU: The Union Government has ordered implementation of 37 Central Laws (envisaged in the Concurrent List) in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. The order issued by Ministry of Home Affairs (Department of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh Affairs), has been notified in the  Gazette of India alongwith a schedule mentioning all 37 central Acts. Issued […]

Strict restrictions enforced across Srinagar tomorrow

Decision taken as a preventive measure after a resident tested positive for COVID-19

Strict restrictions enforced across Srinagar tomorrow

SRINAGAR: The District Magistrate, Srinagar has  imposed strict restrictions across the  district tomorrow. No public movement or activity will be allowed anywhere in the district. Only government officials with valid IDs will be allowed to move. Concerned agencies have been directed to ensure strict enforcement of restrictions across the district. Strict action will be taken […]