Disaster management awareness programme held in Bandipora

Newspoint Bureau Bandipora, April 22 In order to sensitize people and officials about disaster management and preparedness, a daylong awareness programme was held at High School Laharwalpora Bandipora today. The programme was organized by J&K Association of Social Workers (JKASW) in collaboration with CARITAS India under Shirkat Project in which Deputy Chief Education Officer Bandipora,

DDC Bandipora reviews preparation of DDB meeting

In view of the District Development Board meeting of district Bandipora being held on May 17, 2016, a preparatory meeting of district level officers was convened by the District Development Commissioner Bandipora here today. During the meeting, various sectors last fiscal besides newly proposed plans and schemes for the year 2016-17 were reviewed also. The

World veterinary day observed in Bandipora

On the eve of World Veterinary Day, a free veterinary camp was held under the chairmanship of Additional Deputy Commissioner Bandipora at Hajin today. The camp was organized by District Sheep Husbandry Officer Bandipora and was attended by Deputy Director Sheep Husbandry Srinagar, Coordinator WUCMA and a large number of Sheep breeders. The experts on

LFB condoles Mazloom’s demise

Literary Forum Bandipora Sunday expressed grief over the demise of one of its senior members Mazloom Ghulam Nabi Gamroo last week. In a statement issued to KNS, spokesman said that Mazloom passed away after prolonged illness last week at his ancestral village in Gamroo. In this regard LFB convenes a condolence meeting in Bandipora under

Avalanche warning for Jammu Kashmir

March 19: An avalanche warning was today issued for higher areas of Jammu and Kashmir, advising people not to venture in these areas over the next 48 hours. The advisory was issued by Chandigarh-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE), part of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) here. ‘Medium danger’ avalanche warning exists for

LeT comdr among 3 militants killed in Hajan

In a surgical operation in Hajan area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district, security forces today eliminated three militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) including their commander in a fierce gun battle. DIG North Kashmir, Garib Dass, was leading the operation to ensure that three top militants of LeT, who had infiltrated into North Kashmir forests last year,

Bandipora people Protest against acute power shortage

People from various areas of Bandipora town Saturday staged massive protest against unscheduled power cuts prevailing almost in the whole township. Protesters from around ten wards of the town carrying electric meters marched from Gulshan Chowk and staged protest at Nowpora Chowk against the deepening power crisis. People from Sheikh Mohalla, Nishat Mohalla, Bon Bazar