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Hajin Gunfight: LeT pays tribute to its slain militants

Srinagar Nov 19 (KNS): Mahmood Shah, Chief Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), paid tributes to the six militants, killed in Hajin on Saturday and said, “it is the prayers of freedom fighters answered by Allah SWT.” In an emailed statement to KNS, LeT spokesman quoting Shah, said for the government, this might seem no more than a “little accomplishment” on the heavy price of its ... Read More »

Nizam-ud-Din Bhat Calls on Chief Minister

Says Handloom and Handicraft corporations are on path of revival Jammu, November 18: Vice Chairman Handloom and Handicraft Corporations Nizam-ud-Din Bhat on Saturday called on Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to apprise her about the situation arising out of liabilities from salary and pension of the staff of these corporations besides inadequate purchasing and manufacturing capacity           In a statement issued ... Read More »

Gunfight rages in Hajin Bandipora

Two armymen injured in initial firing,  Youths clash with forces.    Waheed Bhat  Bandipora:-Encounter broke out between government forces and Militants in Chandargeer hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Sources said,Encounter broke out late evening  in chandargeer area after getting inputs of presence of militants in the area. Government forces zerod residential house in chandargeer area militants hiding fired upon ... Read More »

CS reviews issues related to Gurez Valley

Directs Div Com to hold fortnightly meetings to review progress Jammu, Nov 17 (KNS): Chief Secretary, B B Vyas Friday chaired a meeting here to review the status of important issues relating to the Gurez Valley. Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Principal Secretary, Health & Medical Education Department, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Commissioner/Secretary Public Works (R&B) Department and other senior officers attended ... Read More »

Govt constitutes panel to consolidate SROs

Mohammad Rafi Andrabi to head the committee Jammu, Nov 17 (KNS): The Government has constituted a committee to consolidate all the SROs issued by various departments on the same subject to avoid confusion and over-lapping. “The Committee will be headed by Mohammad Rafi Andrabi, Director Codes, Finance Department,” said an order issued by the Principal Secretary Finance, Mr Navin Kumar ... Read More »

In 7 years Govt couldn’t complete a 13 metres long bridge

Contractor left work halfway, Govt forgets to take action; People suffer   Suhail Rather Chitteybandy ( Bandipora) November 16: Resentment is brewing up among the residents of four villages of Aragam belt as the government failed to construct a bridge at Frusdob thus disconnecting  thousands of people.           Locals said the construction of few metres long bridge was initiated in the ... Read More »

Bandipora Hospital observes Children’s Day

  SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora,14 November 2017: istrict Hospital Bandipora on Tuesday celebrated Children’s Day in the hospital with great pomp and show.  Staff celebrated Children's Day with various colourful activities.   Senior Paediatrician Dr Tafazul and Concerned Block Medical Officer Dr Masarat cut a cake for kids. The doctor also distributed gift toys,drawing sheets with crayons and biscuits. On the ... Read More »

DDC Bandipora visits villages to listen Public grievances

Bandipora,Nov 14: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora Sajjad Hussain today visited Dardpora, Shamthan and Gabb Pathri villages to make on the spot assessment of the people's problems.      The delegations who met the DDC during the visit,apprised him about their problems.      Taking cognizance of the public grievance the DDC assured the people of Dardpora that the inner ... Read More »

Water shortage triggers protest in B’pora

Appeals authorities to redress their grievance Nasir Khuehami Bandipora, Nov 13 (KNS): Residents of Watapora area in Bandipora district of North Kashmir here on Monday protested against the PHE department because of shortage of drinking water in their area. Inhabitants assembled at Sopore-Bandipora road and staged protest demonstrations against shortage of water Supply. The sit-in protest lead to the disruption ... Read More »