Lightning struck in Poonch village, two persons killed, 2 injured

Lightning struck in Poonch village, two persons killed, 2 injured

Poonch: Two persons were killed while as many were injured after a lightning struck at Ari village of frontier Poonch district on Thursday afternoon. GNS news agency reported that two persons identified as Saida Begum (35) wife of Shabir Ahmad Bhat and Tanvira Bano (17) daughter of Mohammad Lateef Bakarwal residents of Ari were killed while […]

Poll contestants put in highly guarded hired hotels: Muneer Khan

Poll contestants put in highly guarded hired hotels: Muneer Khan

Srinagar: Additional Director General Police law and order and security Muneer Ahmad Khan on Thursday said that police has put poll contestants of municipal and panchayat elections in hired hotels already guarded by heavy contingents of police and paramilitaries. Talking about the security plans for the poll candidates in future, Khan said “Government would think […]

Tral shuts against slapping of PSA against a shopkeeper

Tral shuts against slapping of PSA against a shopkeeper

Srinagar: Life was on Thursday crippled due to general strike against the arrest of a shopkeeper under Public Safety Act (PSA) in Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama. Shops and business establishments remained closed and traffic was off the road in Tral and adjoining areas on a strike called by traders. However, some private […]

Advisor Vyas discusses issues of Kashmir University, Reasi town

Advisor Vyas discusses issues of Kashmir University, Reasi town

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor BB Vyas today convened a meeting with senior officers of Kashmir University to discuss various issues related to implementation of Central Pay Commission (CPC) in favor of Kashmir University. The meeting was attended by Director Budget, Imtiyaz Ahmad, Director RUSA, Registrar Kashmir University, and other senior officers. During the meeting, the […]

Advisor Ganai listens to public grievances, issues

Advisor Ganai listens to public grievances, issues

SRINAGAR: Around 20 delegations and many individuals called on Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today to apprise him with their issues and grievances. A delegation from Halmatpora Kupwara apprised the Advisor that the people in the area are facing shortage of portable water for more than a decade now. Ganai was informed that in […]

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