Abid Hussain

Vox Popli: Kashmir and the ‘Wall of Kindness’!

Vox Popli: Kashmir and the ‘Wall of Kindness’!

‘Wall of Kindness’- the first of its kind initiative was seen in Mashhad Iran in the year 2015 when Iran was facing an economic crisis and many people were living a life of poverty and desolation so much so that they were unable to buy even clothing for themselves. The concept spread rapidly across the […]

 Abid Hussain

Choking space at LD Hospital traumatizes new mothers

Choking space at LD Hospital traumatizes new mothers

…and government says it’s doing great in healthcare sector!!

Srinagar, Dec 13: While the state government continues making tall claims about healthcare sector in the state, Kashmir’s main maternity Lala Ded (LD) Hospital mocks at such claims as due to paucity of space and infrastructure, the authorities here have to accommodate even four patients on one single bed. “New mothers, along with their newborns […]

 Abid Hussain

Woman delivers stillborn at LD; family alleges ‘negligence’ of doctors at Budgam hospital

Woman delivers stillborn at LD; family alleges ‘negligence’ of doctors at Budgam hospital

Budgam, Dec 12: The family members of a woman who delivered a stillborn baby at Lal Ded (LD) hospital Srinagar blamed doctors of Aga Syed Yousuf Memorial (ASYM) district hospital for the death of a newborn. Feroz Ahmad, a resident of Budgam township told Kashmir Images that after his wife developed labour pain on Monday […]

 Abid Hussain

Budgam: Final phase of Panchayat election ends with no polling on 99% seats

Budgam: Final phase of Panchayat election ends with no polling on 99% seats

Budgam, Dec 11: With majority of the Sarpanch Halqas and Panch wards in Budgam witnessing no polling in the first eight phases of Panchayat elections; same was repeated on Tuesday in Chadoora and Pakherpora here in the last phase as voting was not held for more than 99 percent seats. Among 39 Sarpanch Halqas and […]

 Abid Hussain

PDD crackdown on consumers in Budgam

PDD crackdown on consumers in Budgam

Officials didn't dare to enter CRPF camp: Locals

Budgam, Dec 09: People in Budgam Township are up in arms against Power Development Department (PDD) for entering their houses “forcibly” on the pretext of crackdown on illegal power consumption. Locals told Kashmir Images that officials of PDD raided several houses in Ustaad Mohalla on Saturday and took away heaters and boilers. However, a camp […]

 Abid Hussain

Polling held in Rakhshalina, Narbal, BK Pora blocks of Budgam

Polling held in Rakhshalina, Narbal, BK Pora blocks of Budgam

Rakhshalina (Budgam), Dec 08: Seven polling stations were setup at Government High School Rakhshalina where voting for lone Sarpanch and Panch seats was held on Saturday. Meanwhile, voting was held in Narbal and BK Pora block of Budgam. In BK Pora, a total of 467 (20%) voters turned out to cast their ballots out of […]

 Abid Hussain

After Srinagar ‘Wall of Kindness’ initiative reaches Budgam

After Srinagar ‘Wall of Kindness’ initiative reaches Budgam

Budgam, Dec 07: Making its appearance for the first time in Srinagar early this week, the ‘Wall of Kindness’ initiative reached Budgam as the outer facade of historic Imam Bargah has been turned into a charitable wall by the students of Maktab-e-Babul Ilem here. The welfare spot was set up on Thursday after clothes were […]

 Abid Hussain

Budgam: No polling held in Parnewa, Sukhnag Panchayat blocks

Budgam: No polling held in Parnewa, Sukhnag Panchayat blocks

Budgam, Dec 04: Parnewa and Sukhnag Panchayat blocks on Wednesday joined other 11 blocks of Budgam where polling could not be held for most of the seats in the ongoing panchayat elections as only less than seven percent seats went for polls. The overall polling percentage in Parnewa and Sukhnag stood at 13.10 percent with […]

 Abid Hussain

93% seats witness no polling in Nagam and Charar, 9.33% turnout in rest of seats

93% seats witness no polling in Nagam and Charar, 9.33% turnout in rest of seats

Budgam, Dec 01: No polling was witnessed in the the majority of Sarpanch Halqas and Panch wards of Nagam and Charar-i-Sharief blocks of Budgam as nearly 93 percent seats either fell vacant or were bagged by candidates without fighting polls on Saturday. Whereas only 15 seats among 206 went for polls in the sixth phase […]

 Abid Hussain

Cab service begins on Budgam-Srinagar route, commuters relieved

Cab service begins on Budgam-Srinagar route, commuters relieved

Budgam, Nov 30: The long-pending demand of people here to start cab service from Budgam to Srinagar and vice versa via Bemina route has been accepted by the authorities as the service was thrown open on Friday. Commuters, who would immensely suffer and travel to Srinagar via Budgam-Hyderpora road only, can now visit summer capital […]

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