SMC planning to restore drainage system in city: Dy Mayor

Srinagar, Apr 3: Deputy Mayor Shiekh Mohammad Imran on said Srinagar city needs new drainage system as existing drainage is blocked at many places.He said while inspecting the drainage network in Downtown areas. Imran said people are living in worst condition as the successive government has failed to solve these basic. “A lot is to […]

Police arrest three drug peddlers in Srinagar

Srinagar, Apr 1: Three persons were arrested by Srinagar police following an action against those involved in drug peddling in Srinagar. The spokesman said that three persons were arrested during Naka checking at Zewan in Srinagar for drug supply offences and have been taken to Police Station Pantha Chowk where they remain in custody. This […]

Asia’s largest tulip garden thrown open for visitors in Srinagar

Srinagar, Mar 31: Asia’s largest tulip garden, which has about 12 lakh tulips of 51 varieties in its lap on the banks of world famous Dal Lake in the summer capital, Srinagar, was thrown open for gawking visitors from Sunday, marking the beginning of new tourism season in the Valley. The Tulip garden in the […]

Police arrest five persons for supplying drugs in Srinagar

Srinagar, Mar 31: Police on Sunday said that five persons were arrested during a checkpoint following action against those involved in drug peddling in Srinagar. A police spokesman in a statement said that five persons arrested for the drug offences have been taken to Police Station Nowhatta where they remain in custody. “Officers on the […]

Contractors protest, demand clearance of bills

Srinagar, Mar 29: The Joint Contractor’s Coordination Committee (JCCC) held a protest demonstration on Friday at Lalchowk against the government’s failure to release their bills which are pending with various departments. Scores of contractors who assembled at Press Enclave demanded clearance of bills which they claimed were pending with the government. They also demanded immediate […]

DC Srinagar for genuine efforts aimed at empowerment of women

Srinagar, Mar 29: Office of the Programme Officer ICDS Srinagar Friday organised an awareness camp as part of the Beti Bachao Beti Padao programme at the Social Welfare office at Miskeen Bagh here. The camp which marked the end of the BBBP week aimed at creating awareness about the need to promote empowerment of girls […]

DAK felicitates newly inducted office bearers

Srinagar, Mar 29: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday felicitated newly inducted office bearers at a function in Government Medical College (GMC), Srinagar. Welcoming the new office bearers, DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan expressed confidence that the new team will live up to the expectations of people and end sufferings of patients. Speaking on […]

Khalid Jahangir kick starts election campaigning for LS Polls

Srinagar, Mar 29: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for Srinagar parliamentary constituency, Khalid Jahangir on Friday kick-started election campaigning from Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Khalid visited various areas of Ganderbal today where he met several delegations and sought their support in the upcoming parliamentary elections. During interaction, Khalid assured the people that their grievances and […]

Blast damages house, vehicle in Alochi Bagh

Srinagar, Mar 28: A powerful blast damaged a house and a car near a security force bunker in Srinagar in wee hours of Thursday morning, official sources said. They said panic gripped in Alochi Bagh area of the uptown today when a blast took place, sound of which was heard in the entire area. A […]

DAK warns against misuse of antibiotics

Srinagar, Mar 25: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Monday has warned the public and healthcare providers against misuse of antibiotics. “Misuse of antibiotics is responsible for alarming levels of antibiotic resistance in Kashmir valley,” said DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a communiqué. “More than 70 percent of antibiotics prescribed are either given unnecessarily […]

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