JJB Srinagar rejects bail of two juveniles in Krishna Dhaba terror attack case

JAMMU, May 20 -- In a significant development, the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) Srinagar's coram comprising Principal Magistrate Touseef Ahmad Magrey, and members Khair-ul-Nisa and Dr Asima Hassan rej... Read More

DB directs govt to transfer only physically fit employees to Ladakh

JAMMU, May 18 -- The Division bench of High Court of Jammu & Kashmir has dismissed a petition wherein the General Administration Department (GAD) had requested for setting aside the order dated 10.03.... Read More

NGOs leading from front to carry out disinfectant drives in COVID hit areas

KISHTWAR, May 18 -- Following the surge in COVID-19 cases in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the government has yet to formulate a policy to disinfect the houses that are lodging COVID posit... Read More

7 Namazis including members of local Masjid committee booked for COVID violation

KISHTWAR, May 14 -- In a significant development, Kishtwar police today booked 7 Namazis including the members of a local Masjid committee after they were found violating the COVID norms by forcefully... Read More

Over 300 cases reported in last 4 days, several families tested positive

KISHTWAR, May 13 -- Amid spike in COVID-19 cases and a strict lockdown, the Eid ul Fitr celebrations in Kishtwar district remained a low key affair. Senior officials including Deputy Commissioner Kish... Read More

Ventilators, other equipment lying defunct at DH Kishtwar due to staff shortage

KISHTWAR, May 11 -- At a time when the whole country is battling to fight the deadly COVID-19 pandemic, the ventilators, ICU beds, Cardiac monitors are lying defunct at District Hospital (DH) Kishtwar... Read More

COVID knocks at doors of Kishtwar district's remote villages

KISHTWAR, May 11 -- With each passing day, the COVID-19 situation keeps on worsening in Kishtwar district with more fresh cases reported from remote villages of the district forcing the administration... Read More

Senior district officer, doctor test positive for COVID-19

KISHTWAR, May 4 -- After three doctors viz two physicians and a surgeon tested positive for COVID 19 few days ago, another doctor today tested positive for COVID 19 along with senior District Officer ... Read More

DH Kishtwar faces shortage of ambulances amid growing COVID crisis

KISHTWAR, May 2 -- As the COVID crisis goes bigger and bigger with each passing day, the District Hospital (DH) Kishtwar is facing acute shortage of ambulances as well as staff to run these vehicles. ... Read More

SSP Kishtwar calls on MS DH Kishtwar, assures to strengthen hospital security

KISHTWAR, May 1 -- Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kishtwar met Medical Superintendent (MS) District Hospital (DH) Kishtwar here today. SSP, Kishtwar Shafqat Hussain Butt accompanied by Additio... Read More