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Gurez residents protest, demand opening of Bandipora-Gurez road 

  SRINAGAR | MAR 24 (PTK): Gurez residents in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Friday staged a protest demonstration against the closure of Bandipora-Gurez road that has been closed for traffic for past four months. The residents of Dawar, Markoot, Wanpora, Mastan and other adjoining villages held protests outside tehsil office Dawar, demanding immediate opening of Bandipora-Gurez road. They said ... Read More »

DC Bandipora launches plantation drive At GDC Sumbal

Bhat zahoor Sonawari, March 22: The Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Sajad Hussain Ganie . today launched a plantation drive organized by Social Forestry Department (SFD) at Sumbal Degree College here. According to the Divisional Forest Officer, SFD with the advent of spring in Kashmir the department has launched a massive plantation drive in the valley. In this connection various degraded forest ... Read More »

Govt committed to restore pristine glory of Wullar Lake: Div Com

   SRINAGAR | MAR 20 (PTK):Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the progress of Wullar Lake Conservation project. On the occasion, the Divisional Commissioner directed the officials of Soil Conservation Department to stop illegal dredging of the Lake and asked the Wildlife Department authorities to put an end to unauthorized hunting immediately. He also ... Read More »

Police arrests ‘physically challenged stone-pelter’

  Bandipora, March 20, CNS: A family from North Kashmir’s Hajin area of Bandipora district Monday alleged that police arrested their physically challenged son on charges of stone-pelting and they are being denied a meeting with him in the police station.     Police according to family members arrested Muhammad Afzal Parrey son of Muhammad Maqbool, a resident of Mirmohalla Hajin ... Read More »

Army conducts pre- recruitment Training camp at Paribal

Paribal, March 20: With recruitment rally of army round the corner, Army Camp at Paribal organised a pre-recruitment training-cum-counseling camp at Paribal Bandipora which continued for 12 days. An official spokesperson said the counseling camp was organised under the aegis of Wular Warriors, in continuation with its incessant efforts to motivate and guide the youth of their area to join ... Read More »

B’pora Contractors to boycott Government works from April if Srinagar-Bandipora road not repaired

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora, 18 March 2017:Bandipora contractors Association has given an ultimatum to state government of 12 days to repair Srinagar-Bandipora road failing which they will boycott Government works. This was stated by President of the Contractors Association Naseer Ahmad Mir. “with regard to the subject #betterroadsforbandipora an emergency meeting was held under the supervision of President Contractor Association Bandipora ... Read More »

As government fails, Traders pool money to start repairing Srinagar-Bandipora road

Will seek help of local contractors to get it repaired:Prez TFB Waheed Bhat Bandipora,  March 18: As the state government failed to repair the Bandipora-Srinagar road after protests,  the traders in Bandipora have started repairing roads of their own and on Saturday they started the work from the town square-Gulshan Chowk. After youth launched #BetterRoadsForBandipora online campaign on Facebook,  Locals ... Read More »

Explosives recovered in Bandipora village

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora, 18, March 2017: Army today recovered explosive material which was allegedly being supplied to militants in Bandipora district. An official said army intercepted a vehicle bearing registration No. JK05B- 1863 at Garoora area of North Kashmir’s  Bandipora district and recovered some explosive material from it. Police station Aragam have registered a Case FIR No. 04 of 2017 u/s ... Read More »

Police arrests ‘Notorious’ Charas smuggler in Hajin

  SUHAIL RATGER Sumbal(Bandipora)18 March 2017: Bandipora Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested a notorious Charan smuggler during raid. SHO Sumbal Mehboob Banday said in continuation to drive launched by Bandipora Police against the menace of drug peddling and addiction, one person namely Mehraj-ud- Din Bhat S/O Ghualm Mohidin Bhat Resident of Chandergeer Hajin was arrested by Sumbal Police ... Read More »

JK Dy Speaker meets union Agriculture Minister

Seeks establishment of KVK in Gurez NEW DELHI, MARCH 16- Deputy Speaker Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Nazir Ahmad Gurezi on Thursdaycalled on Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Radha Mohan Singh at his residence and discussed the establishment of Krishi Vighyan Kendra (KVK) in Gurez tehsil of Bandipora district of Kashmir. The meeting lasted for half an hour ... Read More »