Kashmir Province

Snowfall: DHSK establish helpline for general public

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 7 Assistance for general public and medical, paramedical staff is just a phone call away in Kashmir Valley, where Health Department has setup helpline in view of the situation created due to heavy snowfall during the last 48 hours. Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) has established helpline for general public

Awareness camp on ‘Digi Dhan Mela’ organized

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 07 To sensitize the people regarding cashless transactions, an awareness camp under “Digi Dhan Mela” was jointly organized by Revenue Department and RDD at Community Hall Kharah village.Tehsildar, Kharahballi, Dr. Ashwani Hansa, BDO Kharah Bali Bhola Nath Sharma, Naib Tehsildar Dori Dager, Om Parkash Manager J&K Bank Khour, Revenue officials, VLWs

DAK cautions about health risks of snow shoveling

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 7 As people are clearing their sidewalks and driveways in view of the heavy snowfall in the valley, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) today cautioned about health risks posed by snow shoveling.President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan said shoveling snow could pose significant and serious health risks, particularly to heart.Lifting heavy snow

DC Baramulla reviews RD arrangements

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 07 Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash, today convened a meeting to review arrangements for smooth and peaceful celebration of forthcoming Republic Day in the district. It was informed that the main function will be organized at District Police Headquarters where various programmes related to Republic Day celebrations will be

28th Road Safety week from Jan 9

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 07 The 28th Road Safety Week-2017 is being observed from January 09 to January 15, 2017. According to the Regional Transport Officer, Kashmir various events besides awareness programmes would be held during the weeklong campaign at different places to impart awareness to people about the driving etiquettes, road safety rules and

DDC Budgam takes stock of snow clearance measures, availability of essentials

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, January 07 District Development Commissioner Budgam Mir Altaf Ahmad, today chaired a meeting to review measures undertaken for snow clearance and availability of essentials in the district. He also took stock of the progress of various developmental works being executed under Capex Budget, State Sector and other Centrally Sponsored schemes. During the