Handjan (Budgam: The Peoples Democratic Party youth leader, Waheed Rahman Parra was attacked by unknown gunman here in the Handjan area on Monday evening. However, Parra escaped unhurt. While confirming the incident, SSP Budgam, Tejinder Singh said, “We got a complaint from him (Waheed Parra) that his vehicle came under fire in Handjan area.” He […]
Budgam, Aug 13: The district administration Budgam has miserably failed to make a solo toilet complex functional, constructed a decade back, here in the township. The negligence of Municipal Committee Budgam (MCB) has literally turned the public toilet facility into a dumping site. Heaps of garbage could be seen littered outside the toilet complex; besides, […]
Budgam, Aug 11: Police in Budgam on Saturday claimed to have solved a murder case of a Charar-i-Sharief youth whose body was recovered from a dam in Yusmarg on July 10 after he was missing since June 24. In a press briefing here, SSP Budgam Tejinder Singh said that police have arrested three persons involved […]
Welcome to Primary School, Paz Mohalla, Budgam
Paz Mohalla (Budgam), Aug 09: The Government Primary School at Paz Mohalla, Raiyar Ich, in educational zone Khansahib, with 60 students on its roll from first to the fifth standard, is functioning from a two room building. Located on the Gurwait-Doodhpathri road, some 21 km from Budgam township, the students in this primary school remain […]
Hokhlatri (Budgam), Aug 08: Established in late 1980s, the sub-health centre in Hokhlatri village of Budgam’s Beerwah appears to have been abandoned by the health department as it remains locked for most of the days. The health centre caters to the people of Hokhlatri, Danas, Ramhuma, Kulhuma, Bagandar and Lasipora, but due its dysfunctionality, the […]
'Attempts to abrogate Art 35A, blatant onslaught on Kashmiryat'
Budgam, Aug 04: Demanding dismissal of the petition that challenges constitutional validity of Article 35-A, the District Bar Association Budgam and Traders Union Tower Chowk, Budgam, led strong protests here in the township on Saturday. Raising pro-freedom and pro-Article 35-A slogans, the lawyers marched from district court complex to Main Chowk, where they were joined […]
Srinagar, Aug 04: The family of two brothers arrested by government forces in a nocturnal raid at Panthachowk have strongly denied the allegations of Over Ground Workers saying ‘they are innocent’. The family told ‘Kashmir Images’ that at around 1 am forces raided their house in the Abidabad Pantha Chowk area in Srinagar and arrested two brothers identified […]
Aspirants say KU forcing them to accept 2+2=6; seek governor's intervention
Srinagar, Aug 02: Despite of taking more than four months to declare the results of Jammu and Kashmir State Eligibility Test (JKSET), the Kashmir University (KU) has failed to rectify the errors in the official answer key that it released on 19th March. A group of JKSET candidates told ‘Kashmir Images’ that the results were […]
Son of Kangri weaver wins silver in World Wushu Championship
Soibugh (Budgam), Aug 01: When Mohammad Saleem Kumar, a ninth standard student, started developing an interest in Wushu, the residents of his village would taunt him saying that martial art is going to ruin his life. The same villagers who were once skeptical about Kumar’s martial art skills garlanded him on the day of his […]
'ADC deliberately avoid hearings in Commission'
Budgam, July 30: The State Information Commission (SIC) has directed Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Budgam, who is also the Public Information Officer (PIO), to provide “balance” information to RTI appellants regarding details of Khansahib MLC fund within 15 days. “In view of the time restraint under section 16 (11) of J&K RTI Act, the appeal […]