Army man killed, another injured in twin explosions in Keran sector

Army man killed, another injured in twin explosions in Keran sector

Srinagar: An army man was killed and another injured in separate landmine explosions near the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday. A police officer told GNS that the army’s 5/9GR was on a routine patrol duty in Gogal Dar area when the blasts took place yesterday. “In the incident, one soldier Abishekh […]

SPO goes missing with rifle in Shopian, alert sounded

SPO goes missing with rifle in Shopian, alert sounded

Srinagar: A special police officer (SPO) has gone missing along with an AK-47 rifle from police station Shopian in south Kashmir on Saturday. Sources said that the SPO has been missing and has taken AK-47 rifle of another cop from the station today in the morning. The SPO has been identified as Showkat Ahmad of Hermain village […]

Water supply to remain affected

Water supply to remain affected

SRINAGAR: According to the Executive Engineer Water Supply Master Plan Division Srinagar, due to a drowning incident in District Ganderbal, Power Canal/Sindh Extension Canal was shut down for 5 hours yesterday on 24th August. It has again been shut down since 5.30 AM today for retrieving the body. Being the raw water source for major […]

Dal, Nageen Lake Conservation: Secy Tourism discusses waste management measures with visiting DRDO team

Dal, Nageen Lake Conservation: Secy Tourism discusses waste management measures with visiting DRDO team

SRINAGAR: In order to provide the best technology solution for houseboat waste management and to improve the quality of the Dal and Nageen Lake waters, the Department of Tourism is preparing a Detailed Project Report, which envisages providing customized bio-digester tanks to the houseboat owners. In this regard, Secretary Tourism Rigzian Sampheal Saturday held a […]

Several unregistered clinics, labs sealed in Srinagar

Several unregistered clinics, labs sealed in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: On the instructions of the Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, a team of Health officers Saturday inspected various health clinics and labs operating in the city. During the inspection, several clinics and labs including Smile Dental Clinic at Maisuma Bund, Smile Dental Clinic at Gole Market Karan Nagar, Al-Sultan X-ray Lab […]

Efforts afoot to provide uninterrupted electricity supply to consumers: Div Com

Efforts afoot to provide uninterrupted electricity supply to consumers: Div Com

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Saturday said that government is working round-the-clock to provide better and uninterrupted electricity supply to the valley consumers. The Divisional Commissioner made these remarks while chairing a meeting regarding ROW (right on way) and construction of transmission lines of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). The meeting was informed that […]