Naeem for providing all-weather connectivity to hilly areas

Naeem for providing all-weather connectivity to hilly areas

Precious Kashmir News Ramban, Nov 20: Reiterating government’s resolve to provide all-weather road connectivity to the hilly areas, Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar said no stone will be left unturned to complete the ongoing road projects in Gool by April, 2018. While responding to various demands raised by the locals during a public meeting […]

Waheed Jeelani among SaMaPa award winners

Waheed Jeelani among SaMaPa award winners

Srinagar, Nov 20: Sopori Academy of Music And Performing Arts (SaMaPa ), of Pandit Bhajan Sopori and Abhay Rustum Sopori on Monday announced the names of the recipients of this year’s SaMaPa awards. The announcement was made by the General Secretary of SaMaPa, music maestro Abhay Rustum Sopori in New Delhi. ‘SaMaPa Nund Rishi Samman’ […]

KCCI vice president meets FM

KCCI vice president meets FM

Discusses implementation of SRO-472 by Labour & Employment deptt Srinagar, Nov 20: Senior Vice President of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCC&I), Nasir Hamid Khan Monday had an urgent meeting with the Minister of Finance, Labour & Employment, Dr Haseeb Drabu in the Civil Secretariat, Jammu regarding the implementation of the SRO-472 by the […]

People ‘froze’ during nocturnal search operation in south Kashmir

Pulwama, Nov 20: People irrespective of age and gender were made to sit in the lawns in freezing conditions at a south Kashmir village during a nocturnal search operation on Sunday night. Combined forces including 50 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operation Group of Jammu Kashmir Police and Para-military Central Reserve Police Force cordoned off Dar Mohalla […]

In four years only 10% work completed on Sumbal bridge

Bandipora, Nov 20: Sumbal and its adjoining areas in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district Monday observed a complete shutdown and blocked Srinagar-Bandipora road against the stoppage of work on the construction of Sumbal Bridge. The protesters disrupted the traffic for hours and alleged that government is non-serious in completing the construction work of the Bridge. “In […]

Shutdown in Parimpora , Hajin

Shutdown in Parimpora , Hajin

Srinagar, Nov 20: Parimpora area of Kashmir capital Srinagar city observed a complete shutdown for the consecutive 3rd day on Monday to mourn the killing of native militant Mugees Ahmed Mir. Mir was killed in a brief shootout in Zakura area in the outskirts of Srinagar city with government forces. A Police Sub-Inspector Muhammad Imran […]

Police solve kidnapping case within hours

Police solve kidnapping case within hours

Srinagar, Nov 20: Prompt police action led to the arrest of a person who had allegedly abducted a minor girl from Kreeri town of the north Kashmir within hours of the incident, police said. A person approached Kreeri police station complaining that his 16-year-old daughter (name withheld) was abducted by one, Hilal Ahmad Chopan of […]

HC quashes Sopore man’s PSA detention

HC quashes Sopore man’s PSA detention

Srinagar, Nov 20: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed detention order under Public Safety Act (PSA) against Mohammad Rustum Bhat, a resident of Amargarh Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Bhat was earlier on detained under PSA on 2 August last year and the high court had quashed the order of detention on […]

Monga expresses concern over unabated cycle of violence in Valley

Monga expresses concern over unabated cycle of violence in Valley

Srinagar, Nov 20: While expressing serious concern over the unabated cycle of violence which is consuming precious lives day in and day out, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Vice President and MLC G N Monga Monday said that BJP-led Centre Government’s policies in the state have proved an utter failure. In a statement, […]