Bilal Ahmad

Sopore residents protest against PDD

Sopore: Inhabitants of Neharpora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday staged a protest against the Power Development Department (PDD) for failing to repair their damaged transformer from the past one week. The local residents alleged that the department has failed to repair their damaged transformer. Scores of people including women blocked […]

 Bilal Ahmad

12-year-old girl killed in Pattan mishap

12-year-old girl killed in Pattan mishap

Baramulla: A 12-year-old girl was killed in a road mishap that took place in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday morning. Reports said a four wheeler vehicle (Xylo) bearing registration number JK09-8170 was on its way to Kupwara from Srinagar when the driver of the vehicle lost control on his speed and slipped and rolled […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Burglary case solved, three arrested in Sopore

Burglary case solved, three arrested in Sopore

Police says stolen goods also recovered

Sopore: Police on Friday claimed to have solved a burglary case by arresting three persons and recovered stolen property worth lakhs of rupees. They also said that a vehicle bearing registration no. JK04-4363 was also seized. “A written complaint was lodged by Mehraj Ahmad Malla, son of Mohammad Akbar Malla of Botingoo Sopore at Police […]

 Bilal Ahmad

PDP district Prez Bla resigns from party

PDP district Prez Bla resigns from party

Baramulla: Peoples Democratic Party’s Baramulla district president, Irshad Rasool Kar on Thursday resigned from the basic membership of the party. Kar was Incharge President of Bandipora district for PDP in Bandipora as well. The dissidence in the party continued since the party parted ways from the government after its ally BJP took away its support. […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Road Safety Week: MVD Bla organizes essay competition

Sopore: In the ongoing 30th Road Safety Week, the Motor Vehicle department Baramulla in collaboration with Sanctorum College of Education LaladSopore on Tuesday organised Inter School and Inter College essay competition on ‘Road Safety Education for Children’ in which students from various schools and colleges participated. Speaking on the occasion, ARTO BaramullaDr Mohammad ZubairLattoo said […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Paucity of electricity, water triggers protest in Sopore

Paucity of electricity, water triggers protest in Sopore

Sopore: The residents of Warpora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Monday staged a protest against Power Development Department (PDD) and Public Health Engineering (PHE) departments for failing to provide adequate electricity and drinking water to the area. Witnesses said that scores of residents took to the streets to protest against the […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Burglars on prowl in Sopore, loot two shops again

Burglars on prowl in Sopore, loot two shops again

Sopore: For the past some time, the burglars have wreaked havoc in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. In yet another instance, the burglars once again struck and looted two Mobile phone shops during the intervening night of Friday-Saturday and decamped with goods worth lakhs of Rupees and cash in Sopore town. The burglars […]

 Bilal Ahmad

WUCMA celebrates World Wetlands Day

Sopore: Wular Conservation and Management Authority (WUCMA) on Saturday celebrated the World Wetlands Day at Zurmanz village, situated on the lake shore of Asia’s largest lake (Wular Lake) in north Kashmir. On this occasion, importance of Wular Lake was highlighted, which provides various ecological, hydrological and cultural services. Wular Lake, which is one of the […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Charge sheet produced before court against 4 accused persons

Charge sheet produced before court against 4 accused persons

Sopore: Police on Thursday produced a charge sheet against four accused persons under ULA (P) Act who were arrested in June last year. The four accused persons were identified as MohammadAyoubMalla, son of Ghulam Hassan Malla of Malmapampora, Fayaz Ahmad War, son of GhulamMohi-ud-din War of Warpora, Javid Ahmad War, son of Abdul Rehman War […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Three drug peddlers arrested

Handwara: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested three drug peddlers and recovered charas from their possession. Police sources said that it has arrested three drug peddlers and recovered Charas and other drugs from their possession in Qaziabad area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. They said that acting on specific information, Kralgund police […]

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