Body of Zakir Musa handed-over to family for last rites

Body of Zakir Musa handed-over to family for last rites

Tral: The government forces on Friday morning handed over the body of Ansar Gazwatul Hind (AGH) chief Zakir Musa to his family for last rites. Musa was killed in an encounter with government forces last night in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. An official told KNO that the body of Musa was recovered during […]

Bribes to Press: Why the radio silence and no hashtags, Mehbooba asks media

Bribes to Press: Why the radio silence and no hashtags, Mehbooba asks media

Srinagar: Questioning the ‘silence of media’ about BJP allegedly attempting to bribe journalists in Leh for getting favourable coverage during Lok Sabha polls, former J&K  chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said that if other political leaders were caught trying to pay off press, media would have gone hammer and tongs about it. A video has […]

Div Com reviews progress on 4 laning Jammu-Akhnoor Road

Div Com reviews progress on 4 laning Jammu-Akhnoor Road

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Sanjeev Verma today chaired a meeting with concerned officers to review progress on 4 lane Jammu-Akhnoor Road project. The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, General Manager NHIDCL, Vijay Kumar, SSP Traffic, Joginder Singh, Chief Engineer I&FC, Vinod Kumar Gupta, DFO Jammu, Sat Paul, SDM North Jammu, Marh, Akhnoor […]

Rs 9000 fine recovered from erring shopkeepers in Srinagar

Rs 9000 fine recovered from erring shopkeepers in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: In the wake of Ramadan, Enforcement wing of Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Food Safety and Standards (FS&S) and Legal Metrology Department (LMD) today conducted special joint market checking in various areas of Srinagar. The Joint inspection team headed by Deputy Director FCS&CA Mohammad Akbar and Deputy Controller LMD Tanveer Ahmad representative […]

DM Srinagar chairs maiden COTPA meeting

DM Srinagar chairs maiden COTPA meeting

SRINAGAR: District Magistrate Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Wednesday chaired the maiden meeting of the district level coordination committee constituted for implementation of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act or COTPA 2003 in Srinagar. The meeting highlighted the prevalence of tobacco use in the district and the need for a strict enforcement mechanism for […]

2 PDP workers injured by unidentified gunmen in Shopian

2 PDP workers injured by unidentified gunmen in Shopian

Srinagar: Two Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) workers were injured by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir district of Shopian on Wednesday. Condemning the attack on her party workers, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti said only barbarians would kill innocents and cause bloodshed during the holy month of Ramazan. Official sources said that unidentified gunmen barged into a […]