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Lack of space at Arhama fruit Mandi: Growers, traders urge opening of Aglar Fruit Mandi

Lack of space at Arhama fruit Mandi: Growers, traders urge opening of Aglar Fruit Mandi

Shopian, October 19: Spread over almost 30 Kanals of land, Arhama Fruit Mandi in south Kashmir’s Shopian district is lacking space and proper infrastructure and thereby causing immense trouble to fruit growers and traders alike. Traders here demanded the opening of new Fruit Mandi located at Aglar Village of Shopian district as the Arhama Fruit […]

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Govt hospitals in Shopian district ill-equipped to deal with dog bite cases

Govt hospitals in Shopian district ill-equipped to deal with dog bite cases

Two major hospitals in the district have run out of anti-rabies vaccines

Shopian, October 18: The rabies patients visiting district hospital and sub-district hospital in Shopian are being compelled to buy the anti-rabies vaccines (ARV’s) at private clinics as the two major hospitals here have run out of the said vaccines, which are administered free of cost to patients.. Locals here told Kashmir Images that they have […]

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Traffic congestion woes near Arhama Fruit Mandi in Shopian: Locals, drivers face inconvenience

Traffic congestion woes near Arhama Fruit Mandi in Shopian: Locals, drivers face inconvenience

Shopian, October 17: Heavy rush of vehicles near Arhama Fruit Mandi in Shopian district during night hours leads to traffic congestion as hundreds of load carriers laden with apple boxes are pulled over near the Fruit Mandi here. Locals here told Kashmir Images that heavy traffic jam can be witnessed near Arhama Fruit Mandi since […]

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Kulgam district facing severe power crisis

Kulgam district facing severe power crisis

Kulgam, October 15: Several villages including Manzgam, Khur Batpora, Watto, Asnoor, Aharbal and other adjoining villages of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district are facing severe power crisis from last 3 months. According to locals, the said villages get electricity from DH Pora Kulgam grid station which is not able to cater to the electricity demands of […]

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4 months on, Lawaypora Bala village in Kulgam district without electricity

4 months on, Lawaypora Bala village in Kulgam district without electricity

Kulgam, October 12: The residents of Lawaypora Bala village in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district are facing tough time due to non-availability of an electricity transformer from last four months. A group of locals here while blaming the authorities of being in deep slumber told Kashmir Images that almost 75 families of Lawaypora Bala village have […]

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Rakhama village in Shopian faces acute water shortage, people suffer

Rakhama village in Shopian faces acute water shortage, people suffer

Shopian, Oct 11: Residents of Rakhama village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district have complained about the irregular water supply in their village while alleging that they are being forced to consume water of canals which is impure and unhygienic. Residents here said that whenever there is non-availability of drinking water in their area they have […]

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Kanwal sports defeats Royal Cricket Club by 114 runs

Kanwal sports defeats Royal Cricket Club by 114 runs

Anantnag, Oct 05: Kanwal sports Sports defeated Royal Cricket Club by 114 runs in Mirza Ghalib T20 cricket tournament at Government Degree College Boys Anantnag on Friday here. Batting first, Kanwal sports smashed the bowling attack of Royal Cricket Club and set a huge target of 206 for its opponents. After getting a brilliant start […]

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Constructed and maintained by public, Rakhama Shopian road begs official attention

Constructed and maintained by public, Rakhama Shopian road begs official attention

Shopian, October 03: The pathetic condition of Rakhama road in south Kashmir’s Shopian district has left the daily commuters and locals of the area fuming as they are facing immense difficulties owing to the bad condition of road and non-availability of vital bridge over a stream in the area. A group of commuters told ‘Kashmir […]

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Blad Eagle Banihal defeats Super Royal Pahalgam by 3 wickets

Blad Eagle Banihal defeats Super Royal Pahalgam by 3 wickets

Anantnag, Oct 03: In the ongoing Mirza Galib T20 Cricket tournament at Government Degree College Boys Anantnag, Bald Eagle Banihal overpowered Super Royal Pahalgam by defeating them with 3 wickets. Winning the toss and batting first Super Royal Pahalgam were bundled-out for 155 runs in allotted 20 overs of game. Super Royal played 20 overs […]

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Growers worried as apple prices slump in Kashmir

Growers worried as apple prices slump in Kashmir

“The fruit seems to have turned sour for the buyers as they want to buy it on throwaway prices”

Shopian, Sep 30: The price of apple in Kashmir continues to remain low as being witnessed in different fruit markets, in the valley and outside, which has signaled a worry among the fruit growers here. Talking to Kashmir Images, a group of fruit growers in south Kashmir said that they have already picked a huge […]

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